Toque Metadata

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  • Main Title Toque


  • Retailer: Stern and Mann / Millinery
    Creator Type: Organization


  • Donor: Godbold, Pat
    Contributor Type: Personal


  • Creation: 1960/1969


  • No Language


  • Content 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.


  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Hats (Headgear)
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Clothing - Accessories - Hats

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Start Date: 1960
  • End Date: 1969
  • Place Name: United States - Ohio - Stark County - Canton


  • Name: Texas Fashion Collection
    Code: TXFC


  • Name: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
    Code: UNTCVA


  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: by-nc-nd
  • Rights Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.

Resource Type

  • Physical Object


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: 1981.013.054
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc39202


  • Display Note: An example of a 1960s toque made in the style of a 1920s cloche.