Cap

Description:

Hat of striped silk satin. Formed as a baseball cap, the crown is a dome created by 5 triangular segments of cream silk satin with green and thin black stripes. The cloth is cut and arranged so the stripes run vertically to top of crown. The brim is formed as a cap's bill, larger than usual, of the same striped material, with the stripes running from crown to front edge. The hat is unlined, with a small loop sewn in to hang cap.

Label inside crown: "Made in France".

Made to match a 2-piece ensemble of slacks and waistcoat in the same materials.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): France
Creation Date: 1927
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 76
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1927
Coverage:
Place
France
Date
1927  
Description:

Hat of striped silk satin. Formed as a baseball cap, the crown is a dome created by 5 triangular segments of cream silk satin with green and thin black stripes. The cloth is cut and arranged so the stripes run vertically to top of crown. The brim is formed as a cap's bill, larger than usual, of the same striped material, with the stripes running from crown to front edge. The hat is unlined, with a small loop sewn in to hang cap.

Label inside crown: "Made in France".

Made to match a 2-piece ensemble of slacks and waistcoat in the same materials.

Note:

This object was part of the Dallas Museum of Fashion collection. Founded in 1960 by the Fashion Group, Inc. of Dallas, the collection comprised important items of historic and current fashion. It was housed in the Apparel Mart, Dallas, and operated as the Dallas Museum of Fashion from 1960 until 1971. It moved to what was then North Texas State University in 1972, and became the Texas Fashion Collection.

Physical Description:

Measurements: 44 cm. front to back; 23 cm. side to side; 17 cm. from top of crown to lowest point.

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Contributor(s):
Series Title: Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1967.042.020c
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39095
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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