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Description

Dark green velvet; deep crown; gathered at center top; tarnished gold ribbon around base; elliptical brim; 4 flowers of light and dark green feathers at right on brim; black rayon ? linen.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920-1924
Inscriptions
Gold letters woven on black silk label inside crown: ""(emblem of RHW monogram at center)/ R.W. White Co./ BOSTON""
Material
feather (material)
machine-made
rayon
silk (textile)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Feather
feather (material)
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
Hand Stitched
HAT
hats
headgear
machine-made
rayon
Rayon
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1993.295
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11991

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