Toque

Description

Toque of fuschia felt. Cylindrical hat is covered in a fuschia/dark pink felt with over-lapping layers simulating a turban. Flattened top with slight ridge. The whole is covered in blue, green, and pink lines of stitching which radiate from the center of the crown outwards and down the sides. At the back of the hat is a bow of blue and red grosgrain ribbon. The hat is unlined, but has a red grosgrain ribbon inner hatband. Sewn to inner ribbon band is designer's label: "Schiaparelli / Paris"

Physical Description

13.5 cm. high from lowest point to highest; ca. 22 x 22 cm. across.

Creation Information

Schiaparelli, Elsa 1955.

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 33 times . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Description

Toque of fuschia felt. Cylindrical hat is covered in a fuschia/dark pink felt with over-lapping layers simulating a turban. Flattened top with slight ridge. The whole is covered in blue, green, and pink lines of stitching which radiate from the center of the crown outwards and down the sides. At the back of the hat is a bow of blue and red grosgrain ribbon. The hat is unlined, but has a red grosgrain ribbon inner hatband.

Sewn to inner ribbon band is designer's label: "Schiaparelli / Paris"

Physical Description

13.5 cm. high from lowest point to highest; ca. 22 x 22 cm. across.

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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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  • 1955

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Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Dec. 20, 2010, 11:16 a.m.

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  • Aug. 19, 2011, 4:48 p.m.

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Schiaparelli, Elsa. Toque, physical object, 1955; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc30185/: accessed June 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.