lord mayor's hat

Woodrow


lord mayor's hat

Woodrow

Summary

Midnight blue silk velvet three cornered hat with black ostrich feathers. Very stiff - possibly velvet covered felt. Feather edged rim turned over so crown hardly visible. At left side, gold coloured braid and wire trimming. Brim has quilted lining in black twilled artificial silk, with black cord drawstring. Crown lined in similar fabric.


Object Name

lord mayor's hat

Creators Name

Woodrow

Date Created

1950-1974

Dimensions

Brim: 40.5
Size of crown: 22cm

accession number

1980.353

Place of creation

England

Medium

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