Calotte

Description:

Hat of black felt. Styled as a calotte (also spelled "calot"), the low domed crown has a velvet-like appearance. At front, the edge turns up and back, and is covered with black seed beads. At right side is a group of 7" long fine black stripped feathers accented with 5 red wires. Unlined, with inner black grosgrain ribbon hatband.

Designer's label sewn to inside headband: "Designed for you / by / Derrieux".
Stamped inside of crown: "[coat of arms] / Ruth / Made in Czechoslovakia"

Creator(s): Derrieux, Annabelle
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1955~  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 8
Past 30 days: 8
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Derrieux, Annabelle

Derrieux, Annabelle (b. ca.1923, Texas, USA - d. 1979, Dallas, Texas, USA) was known to be active in the 1930s and 1940s.

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1955~
Coverage:
Place
Czech Republic
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Date
1955~  
Description:

Hat of black felt. Styled as a calotte (also spelled "calot"), the low domed crown has a velvet-like appearance. At front, the edge turns up and back, and is covered with black seed beads. At right side is a group of 7" long fine black stripped feathers accented with 5 red wires. Unlined, with inner black grosgrain ribbon hatband.

Designer's label sewn to inside headband: "Designed for you / by / Derrieux".
Stamped inside of crown: "[coat of arms] / Ruth / Made in Czechoslovakia"

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1987.017.001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc277132
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.