Hat

Description

Hat of multi-colored straw. Based on a beret, the hat consists of a crown of finely woven straw in bands of dark blue, red, white, and dark blue. The crown is formed as a flattened sphere, surmounted by a small sphere of dark blue velvet. The hat is unlined, with an inner hatband of dark blue/black grosgrain ribbon around the inside base of the crown. Brand label sewn to inner hatband: "Lee Bury / Hats".

Creation Information

Asbury Millinery Co. (Dallas, Texas) 1952.

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

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Manufacturer

  • Asbury Millinery Co. (Dallas, Texas) Asbury Millinery Co. (Dallas, Texas, USA) est. 1930 by Fletcher D. Asbury Sr.; labels include "Lee Bury" and "Nita Hats"; active into late 1960s

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Description

Hat of multi-colored straw. Based on a beret, the hat consists of a crown of finely woven straw in bands of dark blue, red, white, and dark blue. The crown is formed as a flattened sphere, surmounted by a small sphere of dark blue velvet. The hat is unlined, with an inner hatband of dark blue/black grosgrain ribbon around the inside base of the crown.

Brand label sewn to inner hatband: "Lee Bury / Hats".

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Collections

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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

  • 1952

Coverage Date

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • July 25, 2011, 5:53 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Feb. 19, 2015, 1:54 a.m.

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Asbury Millinery Co. (Dallas, Texas). Hat, physical object, 1952; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc39169/: accessed June 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.