Pillbox Hat

Description:

Pillbox hat of draped chiffon burnout velvet. Cylindrical large pillbox hat with shaped lower rim. The crown is draped/pleated horizontally in a chiffon burnout velvet with printed abstract designs burnt orange, yellow, and blue. Lined in a brocaded blue and sparkly fabric. At lower inside edge is band of gold rickrack.

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

Creator(s): Dooley, Sue
Location(s): United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Creation Date: 1960/1969  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 1
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Donor):
Dooley, Sue

Dooley, Sue (b. 1916 - d. Garland, Texas, USA, 1989; worked in Dallas, Texas, USA)

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1960/1969
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
From 1960 to 1969
Description:

Pillbox hat of draped chiffon burnout velvet. Cylindrical large pillbox hat with shaped lower rim. The crown is draped/pleated horizontally in a chiffon burnout velvet with printed abstract designs burnt orange, yellow, and blue. Lined in a brocaded blue and sparkly fabric. At lower inside edge is band of gold rickrack.

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

Physical Description:

Measurements:
22 cm front to back;
21 cm. side to side;
10 cm. from top of crown to lowest point.

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2004.006.046
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc87083
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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