Pillbox Hat

Description:

Hat of black silk tulle and satin in the form of a low pillbox of black silk tulle, tapering slightly to the shallow-domed crown. On the right side is a cascade of dyed green ostrich feathers.

No designer's label.

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: 58
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Donor):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1962
Coverage:
Place
France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Date
1962  
Description:

Hat of black silk tulle and satin in the form of a low pillbox of black silk tulle, tapering slightly to the shallow-domed crown. On the right side is a cascade of dyed green ostrich feathers.

No designer's label.

Physical Description:

Measurements: 15.5 x 16.5 cm. across, without feather cascade; 9.5 cm. high from base to top of crown; Feather cascade approx 29 cm. from top to bottom.

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Contributor(s):
Added Title: Pill Box Hat
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc30179
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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