Picture Hat

Description:

Small straw picture hat. Low domed crown of a dark/purple woven straw. Wide, down-turned brim of same material starts high on the crown, and is edged in black velvet. At the back of the hat, starting at top of brim, is an applied spray of artificial daisies and leaves in green fabric, with black velvet bow. Unlined. Inside, at base of crown, is brown/purple grosgrain ribbon headband.

Label sewn to inner hatband: "Henrys / Dallas"

Henrys has been identified alternately as maker or retailer.

Gift of Mr. Ian Dellar.

Creator(s): Henry's (Dallas, Texas)
Location(s): United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Creation Date: 1950  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 15
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Manufacturer):
Henry's (Dallas, Texas)

Possibly retailer.

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

Small straw picture hat. Low domed crown of a dark/purple woven straw. Wide, down-turned brim of same material starts high on the crown, and is edged in black velvet. At the back of the hat, starting at top of brim, is an applied spray of artificial daisies and leaves in green fabric, with black velvet bow. Unlined. Inside, at base of crown, is brown/purple grosgrain ribbon headband.

Label sewn to inner hatband: "Henrys / Dallas"

Henrys has been identified alternately as maker or retailer.

Gift of Mr. Ian Dellar.

Physical Description:

Measurements: 33 cm. front to back; 37 cm. side to side; 16 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: 1998.008.014
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc38124
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.