Hatlet

Description:

Hatlet/circlet of gray mink. Headpiece is formed of a long segment of mink backed with a dark/dusty mauve which forms a circle and extends to side and down. Remains of matching gray veiling along inner edge. Remains of two short spans of elastic on underside which would have held combs to secure hat to wearer's head.

Designer's Label: "Bes-Ben / Made in Chicago".

Gift of H.B. Curry, Jr., through his daughter Nancy C. Bavor.

Creator(s): Green-Field, Benjamin B.
Location(s): United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago
Creation Date: 1955  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 37
Past 30 days: 5
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1955
Coverage:
Place
United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago
Date
1955  
Description:

Hatlet/circlet of gray mink. Headpiece is formed of a long segment of mink backed with a dark/dusty mauve which forms a circle and extends to side and down. Remains of matching gray veiling along inner edge. Remains of two short spans of elastic on underside which would have held combs to secure hat to wearer's head.

Designer's Label: "Bes-Ben / Made in Chicago".

Gift of H.B. Curry, Jr., through his daughter Nancy C. Bavor.

Physical Description:

Measurements: 25 cm. front to back; 17 cm. side to side; 11 cm. from lowest point to top.

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1983.017.001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc38101
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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