Cloche Hat

Description:

Modified cloche hat of dark blue velour. The oval body of the cloche is designed to be worn cross-wise on head, with one side dipping lower than the other. The sides are decorated with star motifs in dark blue sequins, beads and velvet circlets. Unlined, with inner hatband of black grosgrain ribbon and edged with a dark purple(?) band.

Designer's and Retailer's combined label: "Hattie Carnegie / Inc / Original / Expressly for / Neiman-Marcus"
Stamp on inside crown illegible.

Creator(s): Carnegie, Hattie
Creation Date: 1955?  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 8
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Carnegie, Hattie

Carnegie, Hattie (b. Vienna, Austria, 1889 - d. New York, New York, USA, 1956)

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1955?
Coverage:
Date
1955?  
Description:

Modified cloche hat of dark blue velour. The oval body of the cloche is designed to be worn cross-wise on head, with one side dipping lower than the other. The sides are decorated with star motifs in dark blue sequins, beads and velvet circlets. Unlined, with inner hatband of black grosgrain ribbon and edged with a dark purple(?) band.

Designer's and Retailer's combined label: "Hattie Carnegie / Inc / Original / Expressly for / Neiman-Marcus"
Stamp on inside crown illegible.

Physical Description:

Measurements: 18 cm. front to back; 23 cm. side to side; 13 cm. high at highest point.

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1983.024.205
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39215
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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