Cloche

Description:

Cloche-type hat of blue-green velvet. An early example of the cloche hat, it has a narrow up-turned brim. All around the crown is floral decoration carried out in beading, applique, and embroidery. Also with thin lines of gold thread sewn throughout. The edges of the brim are similarly decorated.

Remains of silk lining.

Original cataloging indicates the had had a Sanger Bros., Dallas, price tag inside marked $35, on sale for $30.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Creation Date: 1923  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 36
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1923
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Date
1923  
Description:

Cloche-type hat of blue-green velvet. An early example of the cloche hat, it has a narrow up-turned brim. All around the crown is floral decoration carried out in beading, applique, and embroidery. Also with thin lines of gold thread sewn throughout. The edges of the brim are similarly decorated.

Remains of silk lining.

Original cataloging indicates the had had a Sanger Bros., Dallas, price tag inside marked $35, on sale for $30.

Physical Description:

24 cm. across at longest point; 22.5 cm. across on narrow side; 15 cm. high from base of brim to top of crown.

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Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1968.032.018
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc30068
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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