Hat

Description:

Hat of light-colored straw. Domed crown is surmounted by small sphere of woven straw, and is canted back slightly. Around the base of the crown is a wide band of two layers of white grosgrain ribbon which have extending ends at side. The "snap brim" is slanted downwards at front, but turned up at sides and back. The hat is lined in a fine golden/yellow mesh, and has an inner white grosgrain ribbon hatband at base of crown.

Maker's label sewn to inner hatband: "Emme Inc / New York"
Retailer's label sewn to inner hatband: "Amen Warde / El Paso - Texas"

Creator(s): Emme Inc. (New York, New York)
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1955/1959  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 15
Past 30 days: 4
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Manufacturer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1955/1959
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Place
United States - Texas - El Paso County - El Paso
From 1955 to 1959
Description:

Hat of light-colored straw. Domed crown is surmounted by small sphere of woven straw, and is canted back slightly. Around the base of the crown is a wide band of two layers of white grosgrain ribbon which have extending ends at side. The "snap brim" is slanted downwards at front, but turned up at sides and back. The hat is lined in a fine golden/yellow mesh, and has an inner white grosgrain ribbon hatband at base of crown.

Maker's label sewn to inner hatband: "Emme Inc / New York"
Retailer's label sewn to inner hatband: "Amen Warde / El Paso - Texas"

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1986.007.012
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc38116
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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