hat



hat

Summary

Black woven fibre. Lined with black silk. Squashy rounded crown, lower edge interlined with buckram and bound with black petersham, petersham round crown immediately above. Small upturned brim, bound with petersham, tapering at front to back. Band of bias-cut fibre, bound with petersham and wired at both edges, caught to back neck edge, turned up flush with crown, formed into 3 small pleats at each side front and curving over front crown in standing horseshoe shape. Clump of black feathers at lower right front edge.


Object Name

hat

Date Created

1920-1924

Dimensions

Circumference (brim): 69.2cm
Front to back:

accession number

1947.4488

Place of creation

Europe

Medium

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