Hat

Description:

Raised beret-style hat of creme felt. Stiffened body of hat has a sienna/orange-brown grosgrain ribbon bow at top of crown, with tails of bow extending to sides, along front to edge, and trailing off of the back of the hat. The hat is surmounted by a light-brown plume of ostrich feathers. Inside of brim lined with black grosgrain ribbon. There is a thin black elastic strap to go around the back of the head to secure the hat.

Label sewn to inside band: "Walter Florell / 29 East 53rd New York".

Creator(s): Florell, Walter, ca. 1911-1986
Location(s): United States - New York - New York City
Creation Date: 1935/1939  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 43
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1935/1939
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
From 1935 to 1939
Description:

Raised beret-style hat of creme felt. Stiffened body of hat has a sienna/orange-brown grosgrain ribbon bow at top of crown, with tails of bow extending to sides, along front to edge, and trailing off of the back of the hat. The hat is surmounted by a light-brown plume of ostrich feathers. Inside of brim lined with black grosgrain ribbon. There is a thin black elastic strap to go around the back of the head to secure the hat.

Label sewn to inside band: "Walter Florell / 29 East 53rd New York".

Physical Description:

24 cm. long from front of brim to back; 24 cm. at widest; 28 cm. high from lowest point of brim to top of plume.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1900.926.001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc30043
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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