Hatlet

Description

Hatlet of light orange straw. The hat is formed as an openwork bow made of a ribbon of woven light orange straw. The bow curves to fit the shape of the head, with all edges trimmed in orange glass beads. Two small plastic combs are attached to the underside of the hatlet to secure it to wearer's head. Designer's label sewn to underside of hatlet: "Bes-Ben / Made in Chicago"; and hand-written style label "620"

Physical Description

Measurements: 16 cm. front to back; 20 cm. side to side; 9 cm. from base to top.

Creation Information

Green-Field, Benjamin B. 1960.

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

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this physical object or its content.

Donor

Manufacturer

Audiences

We've identified this physical object as a primary source within our collections. Researchers, educators, and students may find this object useful in their work.

Provided By

UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

The UNT College of Visual Arts + Design (CVAD) seeks to engage UNT's diverse student population with issues of artistic heritage, stimulate students' imagination and involvement with the world, foster their critical and analytical thinking, and inspire their creativity through educational opportunities in art education, art history, design, and studio arts, all supported by a vital program of creative research.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this physical object. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Digital Library.

Description

Hatlet of light orange straw. The hat is formed as an openwork bow made of a ribbon of woven light orange straw. The bow curves to fit the shape of the head, with all edges trimmed in orange glass beads. Two small plastic combs are attached to the underside of the hatlet to secure it to wearer's head.

Designer's label sewn to underside of hatlet: "Bes-Ben / Made in Chicago"; and hand-written style label "620"

Physical Description

Measurements: 16 cm. front to back; 20 cm. side to side; 9 cm. from base to top.

Subjects

Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty)

University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this object in the Digital Library or other systems.

Collections

This object is part of the following collection of related materials.

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.

What responsibilities do I have when using this physical object?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this physical object.

Creation Date

  • 1960

Coverage Date

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 16, 2011, 11:29 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Aug. 19, 2011, 4:57 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this object last used?

Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 1
Total Uses: 43

Where

Geographical information about where this physical object originated or about its content.

Map Information

  • map marker Automatically generated Place Name coordinates.
  • Repositioning map may be required for optimal printing.

Mapped Locations

Interact With This Physical Object

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Start Viewing

Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Green-Field, Benjamin B. Hatlet, physical object, 1960; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc38084/: accessed August 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.