Hat

Description:

Hat of black and white neora synthetic straw. Styled as a modified breton hat, the high domed crown is of woven black synthetic straw with white woven synthetic straw accents. The wide, matching brim is set off-center to the crown, wider at front than back, and is rolled up, forming a deep trough around the crown. At the front of the hat, affixed to the visible upturned underside of the brim is a large black plastic button with a black silk tassel extending from the center. The hat is lined in black mesh, with a black grosgrain ribbon inner hatband around the inside base of the crown.

Manufacturer's label sewn to inner hatband: "Beresford".
United Hatters Cap and Millinery Workers International Union sewn to inner hatband, with number "798738".

Accompanied by a single short hatpin with simulated black pearl head.

Creator(s): Beresford
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: 1955/1959  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 92
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Manufacturer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1955/1959
Coverage:
Place
United States
From 1955 to 1959
Description:

Hat of black and white neora synthetic straw. Styled as a modified breton hat, the high domed crown is of woven black synthetic straw with white woven synthetic straw accents. The wide, matching brim is set off-center to the crown, wider at front than back, and is rolled up, forming a deep trough around the crown. At the front of the hat, affixed to the visible upturned underside of the brim is a large black plastic button with a black silk tassel extending from the center. The hat is lined in black mesh, with a black grosgrain ribbon inner hatband around the inside base of the crown.

Manufacturer's label sewn to inner hatband: "Beresford".
United Hatters Cap and Millinery Workers International Union sewn to inner hatband, with number "798738".

Accompanied by a single short hatpin with simulated black pearl head.

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1979.005.015
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39187
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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