Tricorne

Description:

Tricorne of light green straw, black and orange velvet. The hat is designed as a traditional tricorne, or "three-cornered-hat", with a low cylindrical crown of green straw, slightly domed. The wide brim of green straw curls up on three sides, and has cut-back arches at corners. The underside/facing of the brim is lined with black velvet, and edged with a thin band of orange velvet, which is tied in a bow at center top edge of one side. Crown is unlined, but has inner hatband of a striped/plaid fabric.

Designer's label inside: "Original / Ruby Ross / California"

Creator(s): Ross, Ruby
Location(s): United States - California
Creation Date: 1938/1950  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 7
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1938/1950
Coverage:
Place
United States - California
Date
1960/1969  
Description:

Tricorne of light green straw, black and orange velvet. The hat is designed as a traditional tricorne, or "three-cornered-hat", with a low cylindrical crown of green straw, slightly domed. The wide brim of green straw curls up on three sides, and has cut-back arches at corners. The underside/facing of the brim is lined with black velvet, and edged with a thin band of orange velvet, which is tied in a bow at center top edge of one side. Crown is unlined, but has inner hatband of a striped/plaid fabric.

Designer's label inside: "Original / Ruby Ross / California"

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1900.253.002ah
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc276985
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
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