Cloche and Scarf Set

Description:

Cloche hat of embroidered pink linen. The slightly domed crown is made of pink linen with all-over tiny white embroidered polka-dots. The matching brim is turned up at front, sewn to crown, and descends at sides, turning downwards at back. At center back the brim is split, with a bow of the same fabric affixed at the split. The hat is lined with white silk.

There are no labels or tags in the hat.

The hat is accompanied by a necktie/scarf of the same fabric.

Original records indicate the set is probably French in origin.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): France
Creation Date: 1920/1929  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 101
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1920/1929
Coverage:
Place
France
From 1920 to 1929
Description:

Cloche hat of embroidered pink linen. The slightly domed crown is made of pink linen with all-over tiny white embroidered polka-dots. The matching brim is turned up at front, sewn to crown, and descends at sides, turning downwards at back. At center back the brim is split, with a bow of the same fabric affixed at the split. The hat is lined with white silk.

There are no labels or tags in the hat.

The hat is accompanied by a necktie/scarf of the same fabric.

Original records indicate the set is probably French in origin.

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:
Hat: 22 cm. front to back; 21 cm. side to side; 14 cm. from top of crown to lowest point of brim.

Scarf: 2 1/4 yards long.

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Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Added Title: Scarf
Series Title: Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1967.042.099
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39142
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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