Toque

Description:

Hat of green velvet. The toque style hat is formed as a high, cylindrical crown of olive and light green velvet in a tiny checkerboard pattern. The entire crown, including flattened top, has a small green rhinestone set in each of the light green squares of the checkerboard. At the front of the hat is a bow of olive green velvet. The entire hat is overlaid with an olive green veil/netting. The hat is lined with green satin, and has an inner hatband of dark olive green grosgrain ribbon inside the base of the crown.

Sewn to the inner hatband is manufacturer's label: "Paris / Gardner / New York".

The hat is accompanied by a single short hatpin with faux pearl head.

Creator(s): Gardner
Location(s): United States - New York - New York City
Creation Date: 1945
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 30
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Manufacturer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1945
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Date
1945  
Description:

Hat of green velvet. The toque style hat is formed as a high, cylindrical crown of olive and light green velvet in a tiny checkerboard pattern. The entire crown, including flattened top, has a small green rhinestone set in each of the light green squares of the checkerboard. At the front of the hat is a bow of olive green velvet. The entire hat is overlaid with an olive green veil/netting. The hat is lined with green satin, and has an inner hatband of dark olive green grosgrain ribbon inside the base of the crown.

Sewn to the inner hatband is manufacturer's label: "Paris / Gardner / New York".

The hat is accompanied by a single short hatpin with faux pearl head.

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Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1981.011.005
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39193
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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