Hat

Description:

Hat of natural-colored straw. Hat is composed of two parts. The inner circular pillbox-style crown is covered in navy blue shantung. Around the pillbox is the woven straw brim, which extends downwards in a bell-shape, and also extends upwards around the pillbox, forming four flaps that overlap the top of the crown. The opening at top of the crown formed by the flaps is bordered in red piping, and two of the flaps meet at top of crown and are tied with red and blue bows. The pillbox section of the crown is lined in yellow textured weave.

Sewn into the lining along the edge of the crown is label: "LilyAn / Originals".

Creator(s): LilyAn
Creation Date: 1955/1959  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 21
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1955/1959
Coverage:
From 1955 to 1959
Description:

Hat of natural-colored straw. Hat is composed of two parts. The inner circular pillbox-style crown is covered in navy blue shantung. Around the pillbox is the woven straw brim, which extends downwards in a bell-shape, and also extends upwards around the pillbox, forming four flaps that overlap the top of the crown. The opening at top of the crown formed by the flaps is bordered in red piping, and two of the flaps meet at top of crown and are tied with red and blue bows. The pillbox section of the crown is lined in yellow textured weave.

Sewn into the lining along the edge of the crown is label: "LilyAn / Originals".

Physical Description:

24 cm. front to back; 26 cm. side to side; 17 cm. from base of brim to top of crown.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1984.006.085
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc38110
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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