hat

RCH Gibbons Ltd



hat

RCH Gibbons Ltd

Summary

Crisscrossed nylon filaments interwoven with band sof white rayon thread, trimmed with white nylon lace. Base of crown trimmed with white rayon roses and other flowers. Brim covered with 3 layers of pleated and scalloped white nylon lace frill, the bottom frill extending beyond the wired brim. Double bow of white rayon attached to back of base of crown, with 2 ribbon loop streamers each trimmed with 1 white rayon flower at furthest point from crown. Hat in original box marked "Gainsborough Girl".


Object Name

hat

Creators Name

RCH Gibbons Ltd

Date Created

1973

Dimensions

Circumference: 162cm
Front to back:

accession number

1977.77

Place of creation

London

Medium

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