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Hat frame

Description

Wire hat frame to a broad-rimmed woman's hat. A series of wire hoops covered in brown silk. Brown velvet and satin headpiece w/ a vine of cloth leaves and round maroon flowers. Glittery green satin ribbon tied in bow just above rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1910
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
silk (textile)
wire
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
HAT
hats
headgear
Silk
silk (textile)
Wire
wire
Dimensions
2.5 (H), 16.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5358
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24539

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