Toque

Description:

Toque of fuschia felt. Cylindrical hat is covered in a fuschia/dark pink felt with over-lapping layers simulating a turban. Flattened top with slight ridge. The whole is covered in blue, green, and pink lines of stitching which radiate from the center of the crown outwards and down the sides. At the back of the hat is a bow of blue and red grosgrain ribbon. The hat is unlined, but has a red grosgrain ribbon inner hatband.

Sewn to inner ribbon band is designer's label: "Schiaparelli / Paris"

Creator(s): Schiaparelli, Elsa
Location(s): France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Creation Date: 1955  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 23
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1955
Coverage:
Place
France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Date
1955  
Description:

Toque of fuschia felt. Cylindrical hat is covered in a fuschia/dark pink felt with over-lapping layers simulating a turban. Flattened top with slight ridge. The whole is covered in blue, green, and pink lines of stitching which radiate from the center of the crown outwards and down the sides. At the back of the hat is a bow of blue and red grosgrain ribbon. The hat is unlined, but has a red grosgrain ribbon inner hatband.

Sewn to inner ribbon band is designer's label: "Schiaparelli / Paris"

Physical Description:

13.5 cm. high from lowest point to highest; ca. 22 x 22 cm. across.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1981.013.012
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc30185
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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