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Walking Hat

1993.303 (RS242961)

Description

Dark red wool felt hat with high flat crown, narrow upturned brim and wide, black wool braided band around crown and brim. Large bow of dark red grosgrain at back left of brim, tacked around and over crown. Black glazed linen lining gathered at crown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Material
braiding
felt (textile)
linen (material)
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Descriptive terms
Braided
braiding
Felt
felt (textile)
Grosgrain
Hat
hats
headgear
Linen
linen (material)
Machine Sewn
Silk
silk (textile)
Tin Glazed
winter
Winter
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
4 x 8 x 9 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.303
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
12007

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