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Women's Hat

2010.15.4 (RS158585)

Description

Black felt hat with fuchsia velvet floral trim. Trimmed with black ribbon. Black elastic chin strap.

Details

Maker
Merrimac Hat Corp. (Maker)
Wethern's Inc (Retailer)
Date
1940-1950
Inscriptions
"Merrimac" (White script inside circle)
"WETHERN"S/BOSTON/BROOKLINE" (Cloth label with image of a thistle)
"NEW YORK/Creation/24" (Blue and white label)
Location of origin
Amesbury, MA
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Headwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Hat
hats
wool (textile)
Dimensions
4 1/2 x 10 x 9 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2010.15.4
Credit Line
Gift of Kathleen E. Carr
GUSN
223592

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