Hatlet

Description:

Hatlet of green velvet. The low, domed crown is encircled by a wide band of pleated green velvet bands, a large green velvet bow, and five clusters of magenta velvet strawberries with green velvet leaves. The hat is lined in the same green velvet, and has two small faux tortoise shell combs inside to help secure to wearer's head.

Designer's label: "Emme"

Creator(s): Emme
Location(s): United States - New York - New York City
Creation Date: 1935~  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
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Creator (Designer):
Emme

Ethel Westheimer Price (1902-1987) was "Emme" custom-made millinery. Born in Manhattan, she started her business in New York City in the mid-1920s and continued until her retirement in 1970.

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1935~
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Date
1935~  
Description:

Hatlet of green velvet. The low, domed crown is encircled by a wide band of pleated green velvet bands, a large green velvet bow, and five clusters of magenta velvet strawberries with green velvet leaves. The hat is lined in the same green velvet, and has two small faux tortoise shell combs inside to help secure to wearer's head.

Designer's label: "Emme"

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Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2008.011.013
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc87096
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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