Toque

Description

Toque hat covered in appliqued velvet leaves. The cloche-style hat has a domed crown completely covered with vari-colored velvet leaves/blossoms in shades of pink, red, green, gold, fuchsia, brown, purple, etc. At base of crown is tied a fuchsia velvet ribbon with bow with ribbons trailing at right. Slight brim below ribbon, which extends downwards. The hat is lined in pink/fuchsia lace, and has an inner purple/mauve grosgrain ribbon hatband inside base of crown. Sewn into inner ribbon hatband is retailer's label: "Stern and Mann / Millinery. Received with a period white-painted wooden hat-stand.

Physical Description

22.5 cm. front to back; 23 cm. side to side; 19 cm. from lowest point of brim to top of crown.

Creation Information

Stern and Mann / Millinery 1960/1969.

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 160 times , with 12 in the last month . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Description

Toque hat covered in appliqued velvet leaves. The cloche-style hat has a domed crown completely covered with vari-colored velvet leaves/blossoms in shades of pink, red, green, gold, fuchsia, brown, purple, etc. At base of crown is tied a fuchsia velvet ribbon with bow with ribbons trailing at right. Slight brim below ribbon, which extends downwards. The hat is lined in pink/fuchsia lace, and has an inner purple/mauve grosgrain ribbon hatband inside base of crown.

Sewn into inner ribbon hatband is retailer's label: "Stern and Mann / Millinery.

Received with a period white-painted wooden hat-stand.

Physical Description

22.5 cm. front to back; 23 cm. side to side; 19 cm. from lowest point of brim to top of crown.

Notes

An example of a 1960s toque made in the style of a 1920s cloche.

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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

  • 1960/1969

Start & End Dates

  • 1960 - 1969

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • July 25, 2011, 5:53 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Dec. 4, 2015, 9:58 a.m.

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Yesterday: 1
Past 30 days: 12
Total Uses: 160

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Stern and Mann / Millinery. Toque, physical object, 1960/1969; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc39202/: accessed September 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.