Pillbox Hat

Description:

Pillbox hat of yellow chiffon. The stiffened cylindrical crown is slightly domed, and covered with pleated yellow chiffon. On the top of the crown, the pleats run front-to-back, and on the sides the pleats run horizontally around the crown. The interior of the crown is lined in yellow faille, and has an inner hatband at the base of wide yellow grosgrain ribbon. Attached to the inner grosgrain band at either side is a small plastic comb to secure hat to wearer's head.

There are no labels in the hat.

Creator(s): Unknown
Creation Date: 1950/1959  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 35
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1950/1959
Coverage:
From 1950 to 1959
Description:

Pillbox hat of yellow chiffon. The stiffened cylindrical crown is slightly domed, and covered with pleated yellow chiffon. On the top of the crown, the pleats run front-to-back, and on the sides the pleats run horizontally around the crown. The interior of the crown is lined in yellow faille, and has an inner hatband at the base of wide yellow grosgrain ribbon. Attached to the inner grosgrain band at either side is a small plastic comb to secure hat to wearer's head.

There are no labels in the hat.

Physical Description:

Measurements: 17 cm. front to back; 16.5 cm. side to side; 7 cm. high at highest point.

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Contributor(s):
Added Title: Pill Box Hat
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2001.011.016
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39241
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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