Woman's hat

1820–30


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 15.2 x 48.3 x 38.1 cm (6 x 19 x 15 in.)

Accession Number

45.293

Medium or Technique

Silk on buckram foundation, silk ribbon, metal wire

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Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Yellow silk on buckram foundation. High flat crown; flat, short-back brim wide at sides; blue silk welting and yellow binding at brim edge; yellow hatband; silk on crown sides warps around to flaring point at right front; blue-black-yellow wired ribbon bows (2 on brim top at sides, one at center crown side); two ribbon ties and one bow at right side of brim bottom.

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection, to MFA 1945

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection