Hat

Description:

Hat of ecru lace and black horsehair. The high, slightly domed crown is formed of ecru lace, with a black satin ribbon bow to side, and a black satin band around the base of the crown, partly obscured by the lace. The wide, undulating black horsehair brim is oval, wider to sides than front to back. Inside of crown originally lined with fine, transparent black tulle, remains of which form an inner hatband at inside base of crown.

Maker's label sewn to inner hatband: "Paris / della Donna / New York".

Intended for afternoon wear.

Creator(s): delle Donna
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1923/1929  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 61
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Manufacturer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1923/1929
Coverage:
Place
France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
Place
United States - New York - New York City
From 1923 to 1929
Description:

Hat of ecru lace and black horsehair. The high, slightly domed crown is formed of ecru lace, with a black satin ribbon bow to side, and a black satin band around the base of the crown, partly obscured by the lace. The wide, undulating black horsehair brim is oval, wider to sides than front to back. Inside of crown originally lined with fine, transparent black tulle, remains of which form an inner hatband at inside base of crown.

Maker's label sewn to inner hatband: "Paris / della Donna / New York".

Intended for afternoon wear.

Physical Description:

Measurements: 30 cm. front to back; 33 cm. side to side; 21 cm. from top of crown to lowest point of brim.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1968.032.023
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39150
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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