Picture Hat

Description:

Small picture hat of straw. The fine, natural color straw crown is domed, and encircled by a band of beige grosgrain ribbon at its base. The ribbon has a bow at the front. The wide, oval brim is set off-center to the crown, and is edged with the same beige grosgrain ribbon. The brim has two "V" cuts into it at front, forming projecting "saw teeth". At the base of each "V" cut, on top and underneath brim, is a bow of the same grosgrain ribbon. The hat is unlined, and there is an inner hatband of beige grosgrain ribbon.

Label sewn to inner hatband: "Henrys / Dallas".

Henrys has been identified alternately as maker or retailer.

Creator(s): Henry's (Dallas, Texas)
Location(s): United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Creation Date: 1950/1959  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 26
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Manufacturer):
Henry's (Dallas, Texas)

Possibly retailer

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1950/1959
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
From 1950 to 1959
Description:

Small picture hat of straw. The fine, natural color straw crown is domed, and encircled by a band of beige grosgrain ribbon at its base. The ribbon has a bow at the front. The wide, oval brim is set off-center to the crown, and is edged with the same beige grosgrain ribbon. The brim has two "V" cuts into it at front, forming projecting "saw teeth". At the base of each "V" cut, on top and underneath brim, is a bow of the same grosgrain ribbon. The hat is unlined, and there is an inner hatband of beige grosgrain ribbon.

Label sewn to inner hatband: "Henrys / Dallas".

Henrys has been identified alternately as maker or retailer.

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Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1998.008.011
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc38121
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.