Hat

Description:

Hat of purple felt. Designed to appear as a beret, the hat has a low crown, folded and somewhat crushed, with parts extending out as a brim in front and a "wing" at side. No real brim, but the extensions of the crown simulate one. Curled around the "wing" is a band of metallic thread and beading braid. Unlined. With purple grosgrain inner hatband, and a black elastic cord to help secure hat to wearer's head.

Maker's label: "Parkridge / Exclusives"

Creator(s): Parkridge
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: [1970..1979]  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 2
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Parkridge

Parkridge seems to have been a company located in the United States, active from the 1950's to the 1970's?

Date(s):
  • Creation: [1970..1979]
Coverage:
Place
United States
From 1970 to 1979
Description:

Hat of purple felt. Designed to appear as a beret, the hat has a low crown, folded and somewhat crushed, with parts extending out as a brim in front and a "wing" at side. No real brim, but the extensions of the crown simulate one. Curled around the "wing" is a band of metallic thread and beading braid. Unlined. With purple grosgrain inner hatband, and a black elastic cord to help secure hat to wearer's head.

Maker's label: "Parkridge / Exclusives"

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1900.271.002
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc286902
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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