Hat

Description:

Hat of navy blue wool felt. Styled as a calotte (also spelled "calot"), the hat is formed as a low crown of navy blue wool felt. At the back of the crown are nine staggered tucks running from the lower edge of crown to top, and then being tucked over and into a cut-out from 9 uneven tucks which radiate downward from the top of the crown towards the front of the hat. The hat is unlined, with an inner black/navy blue grosgrain ribbon hatband around inside base of crown. A stitched mark on hatband indicates front of hat.

Designer's label is sewn to inner hatband: "Hattie Carnegie / Casual"
Retailer's label is sewn to inner hatband: "Washer Bros / Fort Worth"

Creator(s): Carnegie, Hattie
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1955  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 27
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1955
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Date
1955  
Description:

Hat of navy blue wool felt. Styled as a calotte (also spelled "calot"), the hat is formed as a low crown of navy blue wool felt. At the back of the crown are nine staggered tucks running from the lower edge of crown to top, and then being tucked over and into a cut-out from 9 uneven tucks which radiate downward from the top of the crown towards the front of the hat. The hat is unlined, with an inner black/navy blue grosgrain ribbon hatband around inside base of crown. A stitched mark on hatband indicates front of hat.

Designer's label is sewn to inner hatband: "Hattie Carnegie / Casual"
Retailer's label is sewn to inner hatband: "Washer Bros / Fort Worth"

Physical Description:

Measurements: 21 cm. front to back; 21 cm. side to side; 10 cm. high at highest point.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1984.006.076
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39227
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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