hat



hat

Summary

Blue fur felt. Crown with narrow back section with ends cut to form band across back of head. Deep front section jutting forward to form brim and turned back at sides to meet at back. Edged with narrow corded ribbon. Trimmed with 2 small bows at left side. Veil of wide meshed, spotted net sewn at each side at back and falling over crown. Inner band of white silk (rayon). Fine elastic across crown to hold on head. Worn forward over forehead.


Object Name

hat

Date Created

1940

Dimensions

Circumference (crown): 53.3cm
Front to back:
Width: 17.8cm

accession number

1951.166

Place of creation

Europe

Medium

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