Hat

Description:

Hat of moss green "plush" velvet. The derby-style hat has domed cylindrical crown with indentations at front and slight crease along crown. Narrow brim, rolled upwards at sides and back. To left of center front is small attached "fan" of various types and colors of feathers. Inside crown is attached small length of black grosgrain ribbon to maintain the front indentations, and a band of black grosgrain ribbon along inside base of crown.

Stamped inside crown: Feutre Flechet.

Creator(s): Balenciaga, Cristóbal
Location(s): France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Creation Date: 1960  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 18
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1960
Coverage:
Place
France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Date
1960  
Description:

Hat of moss green "plush" velvet. The derby-style hat has domed cylindrical crown with indentations at front and slight crease along crown. Narrow brim, rolled upwards at sides and back. To left of center front is small attached "fan" of various types and colors of feathers. Inside crown is attached small length of black grosgrain ribbon to maintain the front indentations, and a band of black grosgrain ribbon along inside base of crown.

Stamped inside crown: Feutre Flechet.

Physical Description:

26 cm. front to back; 25 cm. side to side; 15 cm. from base of brim to top of crown, excluding feathers.

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1979.011.031
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc30163
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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