Hat

Description:

Hat of royal blue velveteen felt. Somewhat in the cloche style, the hat consists of a cylindrical crown tapering slightly to the flat top. The sides of the hat are covered in a wide band of same fabric which wraps around hat and secures in a giant square buckle covered in same fabric. Hat is unlined, with black grosgrain inner hatband.

Designer's label sewn to inner hatband: "Hazel Eller - Custom Made"
Stamped inside crown: "Borsalino / Antica Casa"

Creator(s): Eller, Hazel
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1950/1959  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 3
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1950/1959
Coverage:
Place
United States
Place
Italy - Piedmont Region - Alessandria Province - Alessandria
Date
1950/1959  
Description:

Hat of royal blue velveteen felt. Somewhat in the cloche style, the hat consists of a cylindrical crown tapering slightly to the flat top. The sides of the hat are covered in a wide band of same fabric which wraps around hat and secures in a giant square buckle covered in same fabric. Hat is unlined, with black grosgrain inner hatband.

Designer's label sewn to inner hatband: "Hazel Eller - Custom Made"
Stamped inside crown: "Borsalino / Antica Casa"

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
  • Manufacturer : Borsalino Borsalino was founded in 1857 as a hatmaker. In 20th century, they exported felt hat bodies throughout the world, which were used as the bases for designer creations.
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1900.088.002
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc276984
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.