Calotte

Description:

Hat of purple felt. Styled as a calotte (also spelled "calot"), the hat consists of a domed crown of purple felt, which extends down on the right side. Tied horizontally around the front of the crown is a wide band of purple taffeta, which passes through slits on the sides of the crown, and emerges towards the back of the right side, tied to become a large "pouf". The hat is lined in purple satin.

Maker's label sewn into lining of hat: "Edna Mye / Dallas".

The hat is accompanied by two short hatpins, the heads covered with purple felt that matches the hat.

Creator(s): Mye, Edna
Location(s): United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Creation Date: 1946/1949  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 58
Past 30 days: 7
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1946/1949
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
From 1946 to 1949
Description:

Hat of purple felt. Styled as a calotte (also spelled "calot"), the hat consists of a domed crown of purple felt, which extends down on the right side. Tied horizontally around the front of the crown is a wide band of purple taffeta, which passes through slits on the sides of the crown, and emerges towards the back of the right side, tied to become a large "pouf". The hat is lined in purple satin.

Maker's label sewn into lining of hat: "Edna Mye / Dallas".

The hat is accompanied by two short hatpins, the heads covered with purple felt that matches the hat.

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1976.003.069
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39184
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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