Calotte

Description:

Hat of green felt. Styled as a calotte (also spelled "calot"), the hat has a domed green felt crown, and a brim that folds up around the crown, extending almost as high as the crown in front. At the base of the crown, within the area of the brim, is a gather of brown veiling/netting that runs about 3/4 of the circumference of the crown. The hat is unlined, with an inner black grosgrain ribbon hatband at the inside base of the crown. A stitched mark on the hatband indicates the front of the hat.

Designer's / Retailer's combined label: "Hattie Carnegie / Inc / Original / Expressly for / Neiman-Marcus"
Stamped inside crown: "Made in Italy"

Creator(s): Carnegie, Hattie
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1955  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 64
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1955
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Place
Italy
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Date
1955  
Description:

Hat of green felt. Styled as a calotte (also spelled "calot"), the hat has a domed green felt crown, and a brim that folds up around the crown, extending almost as high as the crown in front. At the base of the crown, within the area of the brim, is a gather of brown veiling/netting that runs about 3/4 of the circumference of the crown. The hat is unlined, with an inner black grosgrain ribbon hatband at the inside base of the crown. A stitched mark on the hatband indicates the front of the hat.

Designer's / Retailer's combined label: "Hattie Carnegie / Inc / Original / Expressly for / Neiman-Marcus"
Stamped inside crown: "Made in Italy"

Physical Description:

Measurements: 21 cm. front to back; 27 cm. side to side; 11 cm. high at highest point.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1901.010.001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39094
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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