hat


hat

Summary

Dark brown cotton/horsehair braid, pink ostrich feathers. Lined with white silk. Shallow floppy crown with straight sides, wired round edges. Brim, wired and turned up very slightly at edge. 2 very large pink ostrich feathers round crown, covering all of brim and most of crown, one hanging over centre back edge of brim. Small flat grey corded silk bow at left front. Dark brown velvet inside headband, gathered up by drawstring. Black elastic loop at either side back.


Object Name

hat

Date Created

1930-1933

Dimensions

Circumference (brim): 96.5cm
Front to back:

accession number

1947.4508

Place of creation

Europe

Medium

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