hat

Burberry


hat

Burberry

Summary

Mauve / lavender shot plain weave silk, lined mauve / lavender shot plain weave silk, interlined canvas; soft rounded crown top pleated into wide stiffened band round sides; wide topstitched brim turned up against sides all round, curving up above crown at left side, trimmed large cluster of game feathers mostly in browns and pinks; lining in two sections, sides gathered up by purple cord, label at base woven "BURBERRYS" with trademark of charging knight; elastic loop at back "rubber perished".


Object Name

hat

Creators Name

Burberry

Date Created

1920

Dimensions

Circumference (brim): 70cm
Front to back:

accession number

1947.4478

Place of creation

Europe

Medium

Legal

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