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.
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Texas Fashion Collection
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