hat

Richard Hughes


hat

Richard Hughes

Summary

Chip plait. Lined with black plain weave silk. Small boater shape with sharply purled edge. Brim extended by 2 rows of chip in batswing style plait. Crown surrounded by bows of very wide green/purple gauze ribbon and 2 purple silk anemones with sprigs of heather at right front. Gauze bow and 5 anemones at underside of back brim. Elastic loop attached to either side.


Object Name

hat

Creators Name

Richard Hughes

Date Created

1900-1905

Dimensions

Circumference (brim): 128.3cm
Front to back:

accession number

1947.4428

Place of creation

Europe

Medium

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