Hat

Description:

Hat of almond green felt with a narrow rolled brim. Shallow crown hand sewn to brim with rolled edge. Gathered on side with felt roll and feather trim. Bow of same on back.

Designer's label on inside hat brim: "Estelle Peters / 50 E. 56th St. N.Y."
Stamped at inside base of crown: "Merrimac / Merrivale / Fur Felt"

Creator(s): Peters, Estelle
Location(s): United States - New York - New York City
Creation Date: 1932
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
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Creator (Designer):
Peters, Estelle

Estelle Peters, Inc. (New York, New York, USA)

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1932
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Date
1932  
Description:

Hat of almond green felt with a narrow rolled brim. Shallow crown hand sewn to brim with rolled edge. Gathered on side with felt roll and feather trim. Bow of same on back.

Designer's label on inside hat brim: "Estelle Peters / 50 E. 56th St. N.Y."
Stamped at inside base of crown: "Merrimac / Merrivale / Fur Felt"

Note:

This object was part of the Dallas Museum of Fashion collection. Founded in 1960 by the Fashion Group, Inc. of Dallas, the collection comprised important items of historic and current fashion. It was housed in the Apparel Mart, Dallas, and operated as the Dallas Museum of Fashion from 1960 until 1971. It moved to what was then North Texas State University in 1972, and became the Texas Fashion Collection.

Physical Description:

Measurements: 20 cm. front to back; 22 cm. side to side; 12 cm. from top of crown to lowest point of brim.

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Series Title: Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1962.001.423
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc114818
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.