hat


hat

Summary

Black chip braid. Lined with black plain weave silk. Trimmed with black satin bow in 3 points and round buckle of facetted clear glass stones, narrowing to centre back in V-shape. Brim wired, underside trimmed with band of black fabric entirely worked with rows of tiny facetted metal and black glass beads. Large puff of black silk at each side front between crown and brim. Sides and back trimmed with band of black embroidered net over black corded silk, reaching over top of crown at sides and falling over brim at centre back.


Object Name

hat

Date Created

1901-1903

Dimensions

Circumference (brim): 94cm
Front to back:

accession number

1947.4431

Place of creation

Europe

Medium

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