Hat

Description:

Hat of artificial flowers. The hat, styled as a modified calotte (also spelled "calot"), is formed of a low slightly domed crown extending at front and back of stiffened mesh completely covered with artificial flowers of pink and white silk and with green silk leaves and wired stems covered in green silk. The hat is unlined, the under layers of mesh visible. Inside the crown at the sides are two short sections of brown grosgrain ribbon with attached small plastic combs to help secure the hat to wearer's head.

Sewn inside the crown is designer's label: "Irene of New York".

Creator(s): Stone, Irene
Location(s): United States - New York - New York City
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):
Stone, Irene

Irene of New York (Firm) (est. New York, New York, USA, early 1940's by Irene Stone)

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1955
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Date
1955  
Description:

Hat of artificial flowers. The hat, styled as a modified calotte (also spelled "calot"), is formed of a low slightly domed crown extending at front and back of stiffened mesh completely covered with artificial flowers of pink and white silk and with green silk leaves and wired stems covered in green silk. The hat is unlined, the under layers of mesh visible. Inside the crown at the sides are two short sections of brown grosgrain ribbon with attached small plastic combs to help secure the hat to wearer's head.

Sewn inside the crown is designer's label: "Irene of New York".

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Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1984.016.035
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39228
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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