Hat

Description:

Afternoon hat of crushed and draped velvet. Brim of dark purple, crown of wine. Purple brim extends to point at side. Self cording trim. Elastic band for securing hat to wearer's head. Lined in wine colored silk.

Designer's label on inside hatband: "Marguerite & Leonie / 4 . Rue des Carucines"
Label attached below designer's label: "Made in France"

Creator(s): Marguerite & Leonie
Location(s): France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Creation Date: 1940
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 5
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Date(s):
  • Creation: 1940
Coverage:
Place
France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
From 1940 to 1949
Description:

Afternoon hat of crushed and draped velvet. Brim of dark purple, crown of wine. Purple brim extends to point at side. Self cording trim. Elastic band for securing hat to wearer's head. Lined in wine colored silk.

Designer's label on inside hatband: "Marguerite & Leonie / 4 . Rue des Carucines"
Label attached below designer's 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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Series Title: Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1967.042.106
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc114881
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.