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Pillbox Hat

Description

Pillbox hat from 'going away' outfit. Pleated ivory chiffon on sides, ivory net veil, top bow at back, interior ivory net lining. Two brown plastic hair combs to afix hat to head.\n

Details

Maker
Jordan Marsh Company (Retailer)
Lemington Hat Company
Date
1964
Inscriptions
"Lemington" (Cursive, with pink rose with green stem and leaves.)
"Jordan Marsh / BOSTON" (Cursive)
"22" (Small peach colored tag reading "22", underlined.)
".UNITED HATTERS, CAP & MILLINERY W'RKS./INT. UNION/.REGISTERED./UNION/BQ 1400" (Stamped tag, peach. Some text obstructed by "22" tag.)
Location of origin
United States
Material
chiffon
plastic (organic material)
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Descriptive terms
chiffon
Hat
Hat, Pillbox
pillboxes (hats)
plastic (organic material)
Dimensions
3 x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2014.63.2
Credit Line
Gift of Sybil Michelson
GUSN
303135
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