Beret

Description:

Beret of green, cerise and cream colored worsted yarn with pink pique ribbon trim and bow. Three knit loops encircle ribbon and bow on left front. Elastic band for securing hat to wearer's head.

Designer's label: "Chanel"
Model number tag above designer's label: "10791(?)"
Label: "Made in France"

Creator(s): Chanel, Gabrielle "Coco"
Location(s): France
Creation Date: 1930
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 18
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Chanel, Gabrielle "Coco"

Chanel, Gabrielle "Coco" (b. Saumur, France, 1883 - d. Paris, France, 1971)

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1930
Coverage:
Place
France
Date
1930/1939  
Description:

Beret of green, cerise and cream colored worsted yarn with pink pique ribbon trim and bow. Three knit loops encircle ribbon and bow on left front. Elastic band for securing hat to wearer's head.

Designer's label: "Chanel"
Model number tag above designer's label: "10791(?)"
Label: "Made in France"

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.

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Contributor(s):
Added Title: Knit Hat
Series Title: Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1967.042.062
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc114862
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.