Hatlet

Description:

Hatlet of beaded openwork. Hatlet in calot (also spelled "calotte") style formed as an irregularly shaped openwork skullcap of stiffened mesh completely covered in small brown beads. Around the lower edge of the skullcap are protruding sections, shaped as stylized lobed leaves, covered with same brown beads and with many stiffened loops of smaller brown beads. Hatlet lined in stiff brown mesh and edged with thin strip of brown velvet.

Designer's label inside hatlet: "Bes-Ben / Made in Chicago".

Gift of Mrs. William O. Hunt, of Finders Keepers, Chicago, Illinois.

Creator(s): Green-Field, Benjamin B.
Location(s): United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago
Creation Date: 1960/1965  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 39
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1960/1965
Coverage:
Place
United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago
From 1960 to 1965
Description:

Hatlet of beaded openwork. Hatlet in calot (also spelled "calotte") style formed as an irregularly shaped openwork skullcap of stiffened mesh completely covered in small brown beads. Around the lower edge of the skullcap are protruding sections, shaped as stylized lobed leaves, covered with same brown beads and with many stiffened loops of smaller brown beads. Hatlet lined in stiff brown mesh and edged with thin strip of brown velvet.

Designer's label inside hatlet: "Bes-Ben / Made in Chicago".

Gift of Mrs. William O. Hunt, of Finders Keepers, Chicago, Illinois.

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1982.002.005
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc38089
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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