Cloche

Description:

Cloche hat of medium brown coiled and plaited fibers. The high crown is crafted of spiraling band of plaited and coiled brown yarn(?)and incorporates looped sections, with iridescent flat ribbon wrapped around elements of the band. There is a horizontal "tuck" at back of hat, and a slight "visor" effect at front. The hat is unlined.

Retailer's label sewn inside crown: "Made in France for / Neiman-Marcus".

While in the style of a 1920's/1930's cloche, the materials, label, and construction date this piece to the 1960's.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1960/1969  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 26
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1960/1969
Coverage:
Place
France
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
From 1960 to 1969
Description:

Cloche hat of medium brown coiled and plaited fibers. The high crown is crafted of spiraling band of plaited and coiled brown yarn(?)and incorporates looped sections, with iridescent flat ribbon wrapped around elements of the band. There is a horizontal "tuck" at back of hat, and a slight "visor" effect at front. The hat is unlined.

Retailer's label sewn inside crown: "Made in France for / Neiman-Marcus".

While in the style of a 1920's/1930's cloche, the materials, label, and construction date this piece to the 1960's.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1990.003.015
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39235
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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