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Straw Hat

1930.1256 (RS242157)

Description

Brown and natural colored straw hat with deep round crown, narrow brim trimmed with brown silk band and bow, and tan leather sweatband.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1884-1888
Inscriptions
Printed label on lining of crown, with an eagle and Eastlake-style motif): ""SUCCESS/ TRADE MARK / COPYRIGHTED / 7/25"".
Material
braiding
stitching
straw (plant material)
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Descriptive terms
Braided
braiding
Day Wear
Hand Stitched
Hat
hats
headgear
stitching
Straw
straw (plant material)
Summer
Women's clothing
Dimensions
4 1/2 x 10 x 11 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.1256
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Eleanor P. Martin
GUSN
33631

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