Cloche

Description:

Cloche-style hat of blue/gray feathers. The crown of the hat is made of dark blue mesh overlaid with a mosaic of blue/gray feathers. Brimless, the lower edge of the crown arcs upwards at front and slightly in back. The hat is lined in the mesh, and has an inner hatband at the lower inside edge of the crown.

Designer's label sewn to inner hatband: "Made In / France", "Christian Dior / Paris".

Gift of New York designer Adele Simpson to the Dallas Museum of Fashion, from her personal collection.

Creator(s): Dior, Christian
Location(s): France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Creation Date: 1955  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 36
Past 30 days: 0
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Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1955
Coverage:
Place
France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Date
1955  
Description:

Cloche-style hat of blue/gray feathers. The crown of the hat is made of dark blue mesh overlaid with a mosaic of blue/gray feathers. Brimless, the lower edge of the crown arcs upwards at front and slightly in back. The hat is lined in the mesh, and has an inner hatband at the lower inside edge of the crown.

Designer's label sewn to inner hatband: "Made In / France", "Christian Dior / Paris".

Gift of New York designer Adele Simpson to the Dallas Museum of Fashion, from her personal collection.

Physical Description:

Measurements: 19 cm. front to back; 21 cm. side to side; 13 cm. from top to base of crown.

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1962.001.052
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39049
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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