Hat

Description:

Hat of straw. Designed in the style of a toque with a deep crown and an under-structure of woven natural flat straw overlaid with a thin bands of plaited yellow natural straw knotted at intervals. Near the base of the crown is a protruding section forming a very thin, high brim. Around the main section of the brim is a coral/salmon pink band of chiffon crepe, tied at back and with trailing ends. Hat is unlined with inner hatband of yellow grosgrain ribbon.

Designer's label at inside back: "Original Model / G. Howard Hodge / New York"
Retailer's label at inside back: "Jacque-Lynn / Washington, D.C."

Creator(s): Hodge, G. Howard
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1960/1965  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 7
Past 30 days: 4
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Hodge, G. Howard

Hodge, G. Howard (b. California, USA, ca. 1892 - d. New York, New York, USA, 1966)

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1960/1965
Coverage:
Place
United States - Washington D.C.
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Date
1960/1965  
Description:

Hat of straw. Designed in the style of a toque with a deep crown and an under-structure of woven natural flat straw overlaid with a thin bands of plaited yellow natural straw knotted at intervals. Near the base of the crown is a protruding section forming a very thin, high brim. Around the main section of the brim is a coral/salmon pink band of chiffon crepe, tied at back and with trailing ends. Hat is unlined with inner hatband of yellow grosgrain ribbon.

Designer's label at inside back: "Original Model / G. Howard Hodge / New York"
Retailer's label at inside back: "Jacque-Lynn / Washington, D.C."

Note:

Gift of Mrs. Clint Murchison, Jr. Acquired by Mrs. Murchison at the 1965 Les Femmes Du Monde sale. Donated to LFDM sale by First Lady Ladybird Johnson.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Added Title: Toque Hat
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1965.042.001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc277066
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.