Calotte Hat

Description:

Calotte style of off white felt with two bands that over-cross twice. Narrow upturned brim. Crown is covered in brown net which goes under hat bands to become veil in front. Hatpins with triangular heads of matching felt attach veil to hat. Spray of brown coque feathers as trim on right. Red grosgrain ribbon inner hatband. Hatpin with white pearl head attached to designer's label on inside hatband. Unlined.
Stamp on inside crown illegible.
Designer's label on inside hatband: "Chandra"

Creator(s): Chandra, Michael Roy
Location(s): United States - New York - New York City
Creation Date: 1947
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 6
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Chandra, Michael Roy

Chanda, Michael Roy (b. Starina, Czechoslovakia, ca. 1910?; immigrated to USA 1921; d. New York, USA, 2004)

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1947
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Date
[1940..1949]  
Description:

Calotte style of off white felt with two bands that over-cross twice. Narrow upturned brim. Crown is covered in brown net which goes under hat bands to become veil in front. Hatpins with triangular heads of matching felt attach veil to hat. Spray of brown coque feathers as trim on right. Red grosgrain ribbon inner hatband. Hatpin with white pearl head attached to designer's label on inside hatband. Unlined.
Stamp on inside crown illegible.
Designer's label on inside hatband: "Chandra"

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1981.013.014
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc114957
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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