Hatlet

Description:

Hatlet of white plastic/vinyl tubing. Hatlet formed as an openwork ring with overlapping/crossing ends. Applied to the ring are three large bows made of the same tubing, set so that the trailing ribbons point upwards. Ring is lined in stiff white mesh and edged with a thin band of off-white velvet. At either side is attached a small plastic comb to secure hatlet to wearer's head.

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

Gift of Mrs. Ann Lee Ross.

Creator(s): Green-Field, Benjamin B.
Location(s): United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago
Creation Date: 1960  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 25
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1960
Coverage:
Place
United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago
Date
1960  
Description:

Hatlet of white plastic/vinyl tubing. Hatlet formed as an openwork ring with overlapping/crossing ends. Applied to the ring are three large bows made of the same tubing, set so that the trailing ribbons point upwards. Ring is lined in stiff white mesh and edged with a thin band of off-white velvet. At either side is attached a small plastic comb to secure hatlet to wearer's head.

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

Gift of Mrs. Ann Lee Ross.

Physical Description:

Measurements: 18 cm. front to back; 21 cm. side to side; 8 cm. high at highest point.

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Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1983.025.004
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc38106
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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