Picture Hat

Description:

Picture hat of black felt. The crown is formed as a bun, with puffed top, resembling a muffin, cinched in at the base by a visible satin string/stitch with trailing edge/tassel at back. The wide brim of matching felt curves downwards and undulates slightly, and has a decorative stitch near outer edge very slightly gathering the edge.

Label sewn inside crown: "Made in America"; "John Frederics Inc. / New York"

Creator(s): Frederics, John
Location(s): United States - New York - New York City
Creation Date: 1945/1947  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 25
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Frederics, John

Mr. John (b. Munich, Germany, ca. 1902 as John Harberger, changed name ca. 1929 to John Frederics, changed name again ca. 1948 to John P. John, d. New York, New York, USA, 1993)

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1945/1947
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
From 1945 to 1947
Description:

Picture hat of black felt. The crown is formed as a bun, with puffed top, resembling a muffin, cinched in at the base by a visible satin string/stitch with trailing edge/tassel at back. The wide brim of matching felt curves downwards and undulates slightly, and has a decorative stitch near outer edge very slightly gathering the edge.

Label sewn inside crown: "Made in America"; "John Frederics Inc. / New York"

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1966.049.001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39126
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.