Picture Hat

Description

Picture hat of black straw. The hat has a broad brim of woven black straw with an upturned outer edge which is trimmed in black velvet. The low, domed crown is also of woven black straw, with a band of black ostrich feathers around the base of the crown. One large ostrich feather plume attached to base of crown and extends out and over the back of the brim. Inside crown is black cloth lining. Sewn inside crown is black cloth label: "Mme Georgette / 11 Rue Scribe / Paris"

Physical Description

57 cm. front to back without plume; 45 cm. side to side; 11 cm. from base of brim to top of crown.

Creation Information

Georgette, Mme 1900/1910.

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

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Description

Picture hat of black straw. The hat has a broad brim of woven black straw with an upturned outer edge which is trimmed in black velvet. The low, domed crown is also of woven black straw, with a band of black ostrich feathers around the base of the crown. One large ostrich feather plume attached to base of crown and extends out and over the back of the brim. Inside crown is black cloth lining.

Sewn inside crown is black cloth label: "Mme Georgette / 11 Rue Scribe / Paris"

Physical Description

57 cm. front to back without plume; 45 cm. side to side; 11 cm. from base of brim to top of crown.

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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

  • 1900/1910

Start & End Dates

  • 1900 - 1910

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Sept. 26, 2014, 9:40 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Nov. 19, 2014, 12:25 p.m.

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Georgette, Mme. Picture Hat, physical object, 1900/1910; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc402502/: accessed October 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.