Pillbox Hat

Description

Pillbox hat of natural colored raffia straw. The crown is domed with rounded edges, having a sloping back on which there is an applied knotted bow of same. The lower edge of the crown turns under and into the crown. Hat is lined in golden satin, and has an inner woven straw hatband. Inner buckram frame/base. Retailer's label sewn inside: "Saks Fifth Avenue / Millinery Salon"

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 195u.

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. It has been viewed 16 times . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Description

Pillbox hat of natural colored raffia straw. The crown is domed with rounded edges, having a sloping back on which there is an applied knotted bow of same. The lower edge of the crown turns under and into the crown. Hat is lined in golden satin, and has an inner woven straw hatband. Inner buckram frame/base.

Retailer's label sewn inside: "Saks Fifth Avenue / Millinery Salon"

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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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  • 195u

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  • April 18, 2014, 5:08 a.m.

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  • May 6, 2014, 1:15 p.m.

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Pillbox Hat, physical object, 195u; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc283696/: accessed April 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.