Cloche Hat

Description:

Cloche style hat of royal blue felt. Wide brimmed with sunken crown. Hatband of matching blue grosgrain ribbon and band of blue feathers partially held in place by a banded slit cut through the crown as trim.

Designer's label on inside hatband: "Molyneux / 5. Rue Royale / Made in France"

Creator(s): Molyneux, Edward
Location(s): France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Creation Date: 1936
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 10
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Creator (Designer):
Molyneux, Edward

Molyneux, Edward (b. London, England, 1891 - d. Monte Carlo, Monaco, 1974)

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1936
Coverage:
Place
France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
From 1930 to 1939
Description:

Cloche style hat of royal blue felt. Wide brimmed with sunken crown. Hatband of matching blue grosgrain ribbon and band of blue feathers partially held in place by a banded slit cut through the crown as trim.

Designer's label on inside hatband: "Molyneux / 5. Rue Royale / 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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Series Title: Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1967.042.102
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc114879
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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