Hat

Description:

Hat of black silk chiffon. The hat is formed from a cylindrical pillbox style hat surmounted by a conical section that is folded back and flares out to form an extension behind the hat. Where the surmounting piece meets the pillbox is a black bow formed from the same cloth. Inside of crown is lined in stiff black netting, and has a black grosgrain ribbon running along the base of the crown. A small plastic comb is sewn in front of hat to inner ribbon to secure it to wearer's head.

No labels.

The donor records that "... Balenciaga showed it with dress and sleeveless coat..."

Creator(s): Balenciaga, Cristóbal
Location(s): France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Creation Date: 1962  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 15
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1962
Coverage:
Place
France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Date
1962  
Description:

Hat of black silk chiffon. The hat is formed from a cylindrical pillbox style hat surmounted by a conical section that is folded back and flares out to form an extension behind the hat. Where the surmounting piece meets the pillbox is a black bow formed from the same cloth. Inside of crown is lined in stiff black netting, and has a black grosgrain ribbon running along the base of the crown. A small plastic comb is sewn in front of hat to inner ribbon to secure it to wearer's head.

No labels.

The donor records that "... Balenciaga showed it with dress and sleeveless coat..."

Physical Description:

Pillbox: 18 cm. front to back; 20 cm. side to side; approx. 12 cm. from base to top of crown. Extension piece: 34 cm. front to back; 23 cm. side to side at top of crown; 39 cm. side to side at back; 10 cm. high at back.

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1977.017.049
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc30135
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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