hat


hat

Summary

Leghorn straw plait. Lined with white plain weave silk. Plaited spirally from centre of round crown. Brim faced with blue silk and cotton velvet. Blue corded silk bow at left back of crown, one end falling over brim, compound bow of corded silk ribbon and white lace at centre front. Twisted line of silk ribbon and white lace at centre front. Twisted line of silk ribbon round base of crown, held in 4 rosettes along right side. Black elastic loop at either side.


Object Name

hat

Date Created

1868-1870

Dimensions

Circumference (brim): 69.9cm
Front to back:

accession number

1947.4336

Place of creation

Europe

Medium

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