Hat

Description:

Cloche hat of blue-green velvet. An early example of the cloche hat, it has a narrow up-turned brim. All around the crown is floral decoration carried out in beading, applique, and embroidery. Also with thin lines of gold thread sewn throughout. The edges of the brim are similarly decorated. Remains of silk lining.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: 1923
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 3
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Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1923
Coverage:
Place
United States
Date
1923  
Description:

Cloche hat of blue-green velvet. An early example of the cloche hat, it has a narrow up-turned brim. All around the crown is floral decoration carried out in beading, applique, and embroidery. Also with thin lines of gold thread sewn throughout. The edges of the brim are similarly decorated. Remains of silk lining.

Note:

Original cataloging indicates the hat had a Sanger Bros., Dallas, price tag inside marked $35, on sale for $30.

Physical Description:

Measurements: 24 cm. across at longest point; 22.5 cm. across on narrow side; 15 cm. high from base of brim to top of crown.

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Contributor(s):
Added Title: Cloche
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1968.032.018
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39148
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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