Hat

Description:

Hat of black felt. Styled as a modified boater or "Pamela hat", the domed crown is encircled at base with a wide band of black grosgrain ribbon. The brim curves up sharply, forming a "wall" around the crown. The hat is unlined.

Felt maker's label: "Glenover / Fawntra-Felt / Henry Pollak Inc / New York / 100% Wool"

Creator(s): Henry Pollak Inc.
Location(s): United States - New York
Creation Date: 1955~  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 9
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Manufacturer):
Henry Pollak Inc.

Henry Pollak Inc. was a manufacturer of felt hat bodies, known to be active from the 1940's to the 1960's.

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1955~
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York
Date
1955~  
Description:

Hat of black felt. Styled as a modified boater or "Pamela hat", the domed crown is encircled at base with a wide band of black grosgrain ribbon. The brim curves up sharply, forming a "wall" around the crown. The hat is unlined.

Felt maker's label: "Glenover / Fawntra-Felt / Henry Pollak Inc / New York / 100% Wool"

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Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1983.001.006
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc305403
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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