Hatlet Metadata

Metadata describes a digital item, providing (if known) such information as creator, publisher, contents, size, relationship to other resources, and more. Metadata may also contain "preservation" components that help us to maintain the integrity of digital files over time.

Title

  • Main Title Hatlet

Creator

  • Designer: Green-Field, Benjamin B.
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Manufacturer: Bes-Ben
    Contributor Type: Organization
  • Donor: Murphy, John C.
    Contributor Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 1970

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Hatlet of white beadwork. Base of hatlet is an irregularly shaped openwork skullcap of stiffened white mesh completely covered in white beads. Surmounting the cap are three 3-dimensional bow forms made of white beads. Hatlet has black mesh veiling, with scattered pairs of white beads worked into some intersections. Cap lined with stiffened white mesh. At either side are attached small plastic combs to secure hatlet to wearer's head. Designer's label: "Bes-Ben / Made in Chicago" Gift of John C. Murphy, through the Chicago Historical Society.
  • Physical Description: Measurements (without veil): 20 cm. at widest; 15 cm. front to back; 10 cm. base to top.

Subject

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

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Coverage Date: 1970
  • Place Name: United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago

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

  • Accession or Local Control No: 1981.009.006
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc38072

Note