Hat

Description:

Hat of camel-colored cashmere felt. The crown is roughly cone-shaped, swelling at center and flattened at an angle at the top. Near the bottom of the crown is a band of black grosgrain ribbon, below which the hat swells out to become the asymmetrical brim. At center back is black grosgrain ribbon bow, to which is attached trailing golden tan/brown ostrich plumes. Inside crown is hatband of black grosgrain ribbon.

Sewn onto the inner ribbon is designer's label: "Walter Florell / 29 East 53rd New York"

Creator(s): Florell, Walter
Location(s): United States - New York - New York City
Creation Date: 1939  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1939
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Date
[1930..1939]
Description:

Hat of camel-colored cashmere felt. The crown is roughly cone-shaped, swelling at center and flattened at an angle at the top. Near the bottom of the crown is a band of black grosgrain ribbon, below which the hat swells out to become the asymmetrical brim. At center back is black grosgrain ribbon bow, to which is attached trailing golden tan/brown ostrich plumes. Inside crown is hatband of black grosgrain ribbon.

Sewn onto the inner ribbon is designer's label: "Walter Florell / 29 East 53rd New York"

Physical Description:

Measurements: 19 cm. high from base of brim to top of crown; 22 cm. across at widest point; 24 cm. long from front to back.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1975.002.228
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc114922
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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