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Hat

1998.1546 (RS22653)

Description

Woman's black woven 2 piece cap w/ black velvet bow attaching the 2 pieces at 90 degree angle. Top piece covered in white silk flowers and has black net veil decorated w/ white pom poms. Black elastic neckstrap attached on one side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920-1930
Inscriptions
Sewn on bottom of back piece: ""New York creation/ 22/ The Halle Bros. Co.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
HAT
hats
headgear
Men's clothing
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
People and organizations
The Halle Brothers Co.
Dimensions
7.5 (H), 7 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1546
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23359

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