Hat

Description:

Calotte of rust brown knit with rolled straw brim in browns and gold.
Designer's label on inside hatband: "Agnes / 6 Rue St Florentin / Paris"
Label above designer's label: "Made in France"
Size label on inside hatband: "22 1/2"

Creator(s): Agnes
Location(s): France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Creation Date: 1920/1929  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
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Creator (Designer):
Agnes

Madame Agnes

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1920/1929
Coverage:
Place
France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
From 1920 to 1929
Description:

Calotte of rust brown knit with rolled straw brim in browns and gold.
Designer's label on inside hatband: "Agnes / 6 Rue St Florentin / Paris"
Label above designer's label: "Made in France"
Size label on inside hatband: "22 1/2"

Note:

France’s most popular milliner, Madame Agnes was born in France in the late 1800′s. She retired in 1949 and died a short time later.

An almost identical hat is illustrated in The Delineator, March 1924, page 33. Thanks to witness2fashion for this information.

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Contributor(s):
Added Title: Calotte
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1967.042.047
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39134
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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