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Description

Cream wool woven over straw bands; flat shape; slight dome w/ black velvet trim, velvet circle & stars; velvet trim around brim; black taffeta bow.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
Stamped label on lining: ""AU PROPAGATUER DU/ CRAPE AU MENTONAIS/ PASCAL AMARANTE/ MAISON MODELE/ MENTON/ (ALOES MARITIMES)""
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
straw (plant material)
velvet (fabric weave)
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
Bow
Circle
fancy dress
Fancy Dress
HAT
hats
headgear
Orientalism
Star
stars
Straw
straw (plant material)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
weaving
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Woven
Accession Number
1969.7175
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13594
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