Hat

Description

Suit hat of black velour. Rounded 4" deep crown. 2" wide front upward turned brim. 1/2" wider at sides, turning downward at center back. Has large black ostrich feather tassel at center back. Lined in netting with gray grosgrain ribbon inner headband. Comb at center front for securing hat to wearer's head.

Physical Description

Measurements: Side to Side: 28 cm. Front to Back: 28 cm. Height: 14 cm.

Creation Information

Balenciaga, Cristóbal 1956.

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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Description

Suit hat of black velour. Rounded 4" deep crown. 2" wide front upward turned brim. 1/2" wider at sides, turning downward at center back. Has large black ostrich feather tassel at center back. Lined in netting with gray grosgrain ribbon inner headband. Comb at center front for securing hat to wearer's head.

Physical Description

Measurements:
Side to Side: 28 cm.
Front to Back: 28 cm.
Height: 14 cm.

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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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  • 1956

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  • June 30, 2014, 8:51 a.m.

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  • July 12, 2014, 11:18 a.m.

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Balenciaga, Cristóbal. Hat, physical object, 1956; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc305345/: accessed August 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.