Cloche Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Cloche
  • Series Title Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection

Creator

  • Manufacturer: The Denver Dry Goods Co. (Denver, Colorado)
    Creator Type: Organization

Contributor

  • Donor: Lehmann, Mrs. Charles L.
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Retailer: Parisian (Abilene, Texas)
    Contributor Type: Organization

Date

  • Creation: 1920/1925

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Cloche hat of royal blue velvet and silver lace. The cylindrical crown is of royal blue velvet, slightly domed and slightly "crushed". The top panel of the crown is of silver lace over a dark fabric. Around the sides of the crown, nearer the top than the base, is a horizontal band of the same silver lace. The shallow brim is constructed of the royal blue velvet and overlaid with the silver lace, which extends beyond the edge of the velvet. The crown is lined in a cream/iridescent satin; most of the underside of the brim is lined with blue velvet. Maker's label embroidered to center inner lining panel of crown: [pseudo coat of arms] "The Denver Dry Goods Co. / Paris New York / Denver", with small embroidered "FRONT" indicating the front of the hat. Retailer's label sewn to inner side of crown: "Parisian / Abilene, Tex."
  • Physical Description: 24 cm. front to back; 28 cm. side to side; 16 cm. from top of crown to base of brim.

Subject

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

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Start Date: 1920
  • End Date: 1925
  • Place Name: United States - Colorado - Denver County - Denver
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Taylor County - Abilene

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: 1965.020.040
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc39107

Note

  • Display Note: This object was part of the Dallas Museum of Fashion collection. Founded in 1960 by the Fashion Group, Inc. of Dallas, the collection comprised important items of historic and current fashion. It was housed in the Apparel Mart, Dallas, and operated as the Dallas Museum of Fashion from 1960 until 1971. It moved to what was then North Texas State University in 1972, and became the Texas Fashion Collection.