Hatlet

Description:

Hatlet of pale yellow/gold slub silk. Designed as a small turban, the domed crown is formed as a swirl of silk pleats with shallow, 1/2" upturned edge at base simulating a brim, with a narrow 1/4 inch wide "hat band" of same fabric. A small bow of the same fabric is at back of cap on lower edge. Lined in a matching fabric, with gold rickrack band along inside bottom edge. Two elastic cords at inner edge indicate hat had combs for attaching to wearer's head, now missing.

Designer's label inside at back: "Sue Dooley / Dallas"

Creator(s): Dooley, Sue
Location(s): United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Creation Date: 1955~  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Designer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1955~
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Date
1955~  
Description:

Hatlet of pale yellow/gold slub silk. Designed as a small turban, the domed crown is formed as a swirl of silk pleats with shallow, 1/2" upturned edge at base simulating a brim, with a narrow 1/4 inch wide "hat band" of same fabric. A small bow of the same fabric is at back of cap on lower edge. Lined in a matching fabric, with gold rickrack band along inside bottom edge. Two elastic cords at inner edge indicate hat had combs for attaching to wearer's head, now missing.

Designer's label inside at back: "Sue Dooley / Dallas"

Physical Description:

Measurements: 15 cm. front to back; 15.5 cm. side to side; 11 cm. from top of crown to base.

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1987.017.005
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc87045
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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