Hat

Description:

Hat of olive green/gray felt. The low, domed crown is of a drab olive green/gray felt, divided into four quadrants. Around the base of the crown is a band of similarly colored grosgrain ribbon, with bow at right side. The brim is of the same felt, and slopes downwards at front, and turns upwards at back. The hat is unlined, with an inner hatband of black grosgrain ribbon at inside base of crown. Attached to the inner band is an elasticized cord to help secure hat to wearer's head.

Stamped in gold on inner hatband: "Made in France especially for / Best & Co"

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): France
Creation Date: 1940/1945  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 22
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1940/1945
Coverage:
Place
France
From 1940 to 1945
Description:

Hat of olive green/gray felt. The low, domed crown is of a drab olive green/gray felt, divided into four quadrants. Around the base of the crown is a band of similarly colored grosgrain ribbon, with bow at right side. The brim is of the same felt, and slopes downwards at front, and turns upwards at back. The hat is unlined, with an inner hatband of black grosgrain ribbon at inside base of crown. Attached to the inner band is an elasticized cord to help secure hat to wearer's head.

Stamped in gold on inner hatband: "Made in France especially for / Best & Co"

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1900.044.002
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39044
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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