Picture Hat

Description

Small straw picture hat. Low domed crown of a dark/purple woven straw. Wide, down-turned brim of same material starts high on the crown, and is edged in black velvet. At the back of the hat, starting at top of brim, is an applied spray of artificial daisies and leaves in green fabric, with black velvet bow. Unlined. Inside, at base of crown, is brown/purple grosgrain ribbon headband. Label sewn to inner hatband: "Henrys / Dallas" Henrys has been identified alternately as maker or retailer. Gift of Mr. Ian Dellar.

Physical Description

Measurements: 33 cm. front to back; 37 cm. side to side; 16 cm. from base of brim to top of crown.

Creation Information

Henry's (Dallas, Texas) 1950.

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

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Description

Small straw picture hat. Low domed crown of a dark/purple woven straw. Wide, down-turned brim of same material starts high on the crown, and is edged in black velvet. At the back of the hat, starting at top of brim, is an applied spray of artificial daisies and leaves in green fabric, with black velvet bow. Unlined. Inside, at base of crown, is brown/purple grosgrain ribbon headband.

Label sewn to inner hatband: "Henrys / Dallas"

Henrys has been identified alternately as maker or retailer.

Gift of Mr. Ian Dellar.

Physical Description

Measurements: 33 cm. front to back; 37 cm. side to side; 16 cm. from base of brim to top of crown.

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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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Creation Date

  • 1950

Start & End Dates

  • 1950 - 1959

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 16, 2011, 11:29 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Aug. 19, 2011, 5 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Henry's (Dallas, Texas). Picture Hat, physical object, 1950; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc38124/: accessed April 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.