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Cloche

Description

Aqua, pink, and cream glossy straw; cloche; broad band of aqua grosgrain around base of crown, pleated into cockade at right; wired brim bound in aqua grosgrain; lined with (discolored) aqua rayon.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1925-1930
Inscriptions
Gold letters woven on black label inside crown: ""(emblem of JB/Co at center)/ Val-Hat/ New York/ TRADEMARK REG.""
Material
cloth
rayon
stitching
straw (plant material)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
CLOCHE
cloches (hats)
cloth
Grosgrain
Hand Stitched
headgear
rayon
Rayon
stitching
Straw
straw (plant material)
Accession Number
1993.309
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
12013

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