Cloche

One of 319 objects in the series: Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection available on this site.

Description

Cloche hat of tan linen. The off-the-face cloche has a high, domed crown embellished with white saddle stitching along seams. The brim is of the same material, folded up at front and descending down at sides and is turned down at back. At center back is a separation in the brim, with a small tan linen bow between the sections. The hat is unlined, with a brown grosgrain ribbon inner hatband inside the base of the crown. Maker's label sewn to inner hatband: "Reproduction / Rose Descat / 22 Rue Royale / Paris"; Second label sewn to inner hatband: "Made ... continued below

Physical Description

Measurements: 23 cm. front to back; 25 cm. side to side; 23 cm. from top of crown to base of brim.

Creation Information

Descat, Rose 1920.

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

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Cloche hat of tan linen. The off-the-face cloche has a high, domed crown embellished with white saddle stitching along seams. The brim is of the same material, folded up at front and descending down at sides and is turned down at back. At center back is a separation in the brim, with a small tan linen bow between the sections. The hat is unlined, with a brown grosgrain ribbon inner hatband inside the base of the crown.

Maker's label sewn to inner hatband: "Reproduction / Rose Descat / 22 Rue Royale / Paris";
Second label sewn to inner hatband: "Made in France"

Physical Description

Measurements: 23 cm. front to back; 25 cm. side to side; 23 cm. from top of crown to base of brim.

Notes

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.

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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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  • 1920

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  • July 25, 2011, 5:53 p.m.

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  • March 4, 2015, 1:59 p.m.

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Descat, Rose. Cloche, physical object, 1920; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc39139/: accessed May 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.