Cloche and Scarf Set

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

Description

Cloche hat of embroidered pink linen. The slightly domed crown is made of pink linen with all-over tiny white embroidered polka-dots. The matching brim is turned up at front, sewn to crown, and descends at sides, turning downwards at back. At center back the brim is split, with a bow of the same fabric affixed at the split. The hat is lined with white silk. There are no labels or tags in the hat. The hat is accompanied by a necktie/scarf of the same fabric. Original records indicate the set is probably French in origin.

Physical Description

Measurements: Hat: 22 cm. front to back; 21 cm. side to side; 14 cm. from top of crown to lowest point of brim. Scarf: 2 1/4 yards long.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1920/1929.

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

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Cloche hat of embroidered pink linen. The slightly domed crown is made of pink linen with all-over tiny white embroidered polka-dots. The matching brim is turned up at front, sewn to crown, and descends at sides, turning downwards at back. At center back the brim is split, with a bow of the same fabric affixed at the split. The hat is lined with white silk.

There are no labels or tags in the hat.

The hat is accompanied by a necktie/scarf of the same fabric.

Original records indicate the set is probably French in origin.

Physical Description

Measurements:
Hat: 22 cm. front to back; 21 cm. side to side; 14 cm. from top of crown to lowest point of brim.

Scarf: 2 1/4 yards long.

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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Creation Date

  • 1920/1929

Start & End Dates

  • 1920 - 1929

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • July 25, 2011, 5:53 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • March 4, 2015, 2 p.m.

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Cloche and Scarf Set, physical object, 1920/1929; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc39142/: accessed July 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.