Hat

Description:

Hat of burgundy red velvet. Sailor-style hat has 2 1/2" high crown of burgundy velvet, with narrow, 1 1/2" flat brim of same. The side of the crown is wrapped in magenta colored ostrich feathers, which cover the sides of the crown and the brim. At front of hat is half-veil of maroon mesh accented with chenille dots. Inside of crown lined with green floral-pattern lace, with dark maroon velvet around sides of crown, and under brim. Around inside base of crown is an inner headband of dark red maroon grosgrain ribbon.

Designer's label sewn to inner hatband: "Chanda".

Accompanied by a short hatpin mounted with large simulated pearl at head.

Creator(s): Chanda, Michael Roy
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: 1948  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 26
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1948
Coverage:
Place
United States
Date
1948  
Description:

Hat of burgundy red velvet. Sailor-style hat has 2 1/2" high crown of burgundy velvet, with narrow, 1 1/2" flat brim of same. The side of the crown is wrapped in magenta colored ostrich feathers, which cover the sides of the crown and the brim. At front of hat is half-veil of maroon mesh accented with chenille dots. Inside of crown lined with green floral-pattern lace, with dark maroon velvet around sides of crown, and under brim. Around inside base of crown is an inner headband of dark red maroon grosgrain ribbon.

Designer's label sewn to inner hatband: "Chanda".

Accompanied by a short hatpin mounted with large simulated pearl at head.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1982.007.014
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39204
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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