Hat

Description:

Lady's gray felt hat. Styled along the lines of a fedora, the gray felt crown is basically cylindrical with dished top and some shaping to provide a front "prow". Set at top edge of crown at back is a bow of matching gray felt ribbon. Around the base of the crown is a wide band of matching grosgrain ribbon as hatband. The shallow brim is set off-center, wider at front and sides than back. Brim curves down. Inside of hat is unlined, but has inner hatband of cream grosgrain ribbon.

Maker's stamp on inner hatband: [Coat of arms] Stetson / Fifth Avenue"

Retailer's stamp on inner hatband: "W. A. Green Co. / Dallas, Tex."

Size tag sewn to inner hatband: "22 1/2"

Creator(s): John B. Stetson Company
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1949  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 29
Past 30 days: 18
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Manufacturer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1949
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Date
1949  
Description:

Lady's gray felt hat. Styled along the lines of a fedora, the gray felt crown is basically cylindrical with dished top and some shaping to provide a front "prow". Set at top edge of crown at back is a bow of matching gray felt ribbon. Around the base of the crown is a wide band of matching grosgrain ribbon as hatband. The shallow brim is set off-center, wider at front and sides than back. Brim curves down. Inside of hat is unlined, but has inner hatband of cream grosgrain ribbon.

Maker's stamp on inner hatband: [Coat of arms] Stetson / Fifth Avenue"

Retailer's stamp on inner hatband: "W. A. Green Co. / Dallas, Tex."

Size tag sewn to inner hatband: "22 1/2"

Physical Description:

Size 22 1/2.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1975.002.124
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39102
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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