Cloche Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Cloche

Contributor

  • Donor: Pavey, Mrs. George M.
    Contributor Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 1927

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Cloche hat of beige straw. The cloche is based on a Phrygian cap, although lacking the forward-pointing section at top. It is of crocheted beige straw thread. The crown is rounded, coming to a gentle point at to, and with sides that extend downwards to cover the ears. At the front is a crescent-shaped panel of printed chiffon which extends back and down sides of hat. The panel is printed with an abstract floral/foliate design in greens, reds, blues, and golds on a beige ground. Outlining the printed design is applied beige and gold cording, which are couched and sewn to the panel. The sides of the hat are embellished with vertical tucks, and the back has sections turned up and sewn to the crown. The hat is lined in a peach satin. Sewn inside crown is brand label: "Sheila / The Perfect Hat".
  • Physical Description: Measurements: 18 cm. front to back; 20 cm. side to side; 25 cm. from top of crown to lowest point.

Subject

  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Hats (Headgear)
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Straw Work
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Needlework
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Clothing - Accessories - Hats
  • Other: Sheila: the perfect hat (Brand)

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Coverage Date: 1927
  • Place Name: United States

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: 1966.018.041
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc39119

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