Toque Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Toque

Creator

  • Designer: Balenciaga, Cristóbal
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Donor: de Osborne, Claudia Heard
    Contributor Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 1960/1968

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Toque of black satin. Pillbox-like hat has cylindrical crown, slightly domed, and is completely covered in black satin. At front, near base of crown, is a black satin bow from which rises a spray of black feathers. Interior of crown fully lined in black satin, with a black grosgrain ribbon band at base of crown. Sewn to the inner ribbon band is a plastic comb to secure the hat to the head of the wearer. No labels.
  • Physical Description: 20 cm. front to back, excluding feathers; 18 cm. side to side; 13 cm. high from base to top of crown, excluding feathers.

Subject

  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Hats (Headgear)
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Clothing - Accessories - Hats

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: France - Île-de-France Region - Département de Ville de Paris - Paris
  • Start Date: 1960
  • End Date: 1968

Collection

  • Name: Texas Fashion Collection
    Code: TXFC

Institution

  • Name: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
    Code: UNTCVA

Rights

  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: by-nc-nd
  • Rights Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.

Resource Type

  • Physical Object

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc30134

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