Hat

Description:

Hat of green felt. Based in part on a "Eugenie-style" hat, the domed crown is of Kelly green felt surrounded by an asymmetrical cut brim which is rolled up at one side. Rolled brim is hand-sewn to crown, and narrows to point in back. Affixed at cut/roll is spray of vari-colored pheasant feathers. Hat is unlined, with Kelly green grosgrain ribbon inner hatband. Sewn to the inner hatband are two small simulated tortoise shell combs to secure hat to wearer's head.

Maker's label sewn inside at hatband: "Estelle Peters / 50 E. 56th St. N.Y.".

Creator(s): Estelle Peters, Inc.
Location(s): United States - New York - New York City
Creation Date: 1935  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 78
Past 30 days: 7
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Manufacturer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1935
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Date
1935  
Description:

Hat of green felt. Based in part on a "Eugenie-style" hat, the domed crown is of Kelly green felt surrounded by an asymmetrical cut brim which is rolled up at one side. Rolled brim is hand-sewn to crown, and narrows to point in back. Affixed at cut/roll is spray of vari-colored pheasant feathers. Hat is unlined, with Kelly green grosgrain ribbon inner hatband. Sewn to the inner hatband are two small simulated tortoise shell combs to secure hat to wearer's head.

Maker's label sewn inside at hatband: "Estelle Peters / 50 E. 56th St. N.Y.".

Physical Description:

Size 22

Measurements: 24 cm. front to back; 29 cm. side to side; 13 cm. from top of crown to lowest point of brim.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1962.001.424
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc114819
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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