Hat

Description:

Hat of black felt. "Pancake" style hat with low, domed crown of black felt slightly "puffed out" at top. Around base of crown is tied ribbon made of white Birdseye pique, with self bow at each side. Hat has wide circular black felt brim, set slightly off-center to back around crown. Inner black grosgrain ribbon hatband. Black felt back strap lined with black grosgrain ribbon secure hat to wearer's head.

Labels:
Retailer's label on inside band: "Carson Pirie Scott & Co. / Chicago"
Additional label sewn partly behind retailer's label: "57 31"

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago
Creation Date: 1938/1944  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 133
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1938/1944
Coverage:
Place
United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago
From 1938 to 1944
Description:

Hat of black felt. "Pancake" style hat with low, domed crown of black felt slightly "puffed out" at top. Around base of crown is tied ribbon made of white Birdseye pique, with self bow at each side. Hat has wide circular black felt brim, set slightly off-center to back around crown. Inner black grosgrain ribbon hatband. Black felt back strap lined with black grosgrain ribbon secure hat to wearer's head.

Labels:
Retailer's label on inside band: "Carson Pirie Scott & Co. / Chicago"
Additional label sewn partly behind retailer's label: "57 31"

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:

37 cm. front to back; 39 cm. side to side; 8.5 cm. from top of crown to base of brim

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1968.018.001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc114885
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.