Hat

Description

Hat of royal blue velveteen felt. Somewhat in the cloche style, the hat consists of a cylindrical crown tapering slightly to the flat top. The sides of the hat are covered in a wide band of same fabric which wraps around hat and secures in a giant square buckle covered in same fabric. Hat is unlined, with black grosgrain inner hatband. Designer's label sewn to inner hatband: "Hazel Eller - Custom Made" Stamped inside crown: "Borsalino / Antica Casa"

Creation Information

Eller, Hazel 1950/1959.

Context

This physical object is part of the collection entitled: Texas Fashion Collection and was provided by UNT College of Visual Arts + Design to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Designer

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  • Borsalino Borsalino was founded in 1857 as a hatmaker. In 20th century, they exported felt hat bodies throughout the world, which were used as the bases for designer creations.

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Description

Hat of royal blue velveteen felt. Somewhat in the cloche style, the hat consists of a cylindrical crown tapering slightly to the flat top. The sides of the hat are covered in a wide band of same fabric which wraps around hat and secures in a giant square buckle covered in same fabric. Hat is unlined, with black grosgrain inner hatband.

Designer's label sewn to inner hatband: "Hazel Eller - Custom Made"
Stamped inside crown: "Borsalino / Antica Casa"

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Texas Fashion Collection

The UNT Texas Fashion Collection is dedicated to the preservation and documentation of historically significant fashion, and serves as an educational and inspirational resource for students, researchers, and the general public. This vital resource is part of the UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.

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Creation Date

  • 1950/1959

Coverage Date

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • March 7, 2014, 7:40 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • April 27, 2014, 10:51 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Eller, Hazel. Hat, physical object, 1950/1959; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc276984/: accessed August 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.