Hat

Description:

Hat of light brown leather printed with dark brown "squiggles". The domed crown is surmounted by a circular button covered with same leather. Around base of crown is a narrow band of same leather, tied, with trailing ends. The wide, floppy brim bends downwards. Unlined, with the leather is backed with a felt-like material. Inner brown grosgrain ribbon hatband.

No labels in the hat.

Creator(s): Simpson, Adele
Location(s): United States - New York - New York City
Creation Date: 1967  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 2
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Simpson, Adele

Simpson, Adele (b. New York, New York, USA, 1904 or 1908 - d. Greenwich, Connecticut, USA, 1995) Also donor.

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1967
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Date
1967  
Description:

Hat of light brown leather printed with dark brown "squiggles". The domed crown is surmounted by a circular button covered with same leather. Around base of crown is a narrow band of same leather, tied, with trailing ends. The wide, floppy brim bends downwards. Unlined, with the leather is backed with a felt-like material. Inner brown grosgrain ribbon hatband.

No labels in the hat.

Note:

This hat is part of an ensemble, which consists of:
A) Coat
B) Belt for coat
C) Hat
D) Dress
E) Scarf for dress
F) Belt (for dress?)
G & H) Boots

According to the donor information, the printed leather of this outfit was the first of its kind.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1970.036.009
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc305338
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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