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Description

Large; cream ribbed silk over woven natural straw; crown is draped and floppy; wide brim has wire support; self-bow with fringe; crown lined with cream silk.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1918-1924
Inscriptions
Printed label on lining: ""Dobbs / 244 and 620 / FIFTH AVENUE / 2 WEST FIFTIETH STREET / NEW YORK / THE KNAPP-FELT SHOPS"".
Material
earthenware
reeding
silk (textile)
stitching
straw (plant material)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Earthenware
earthenware
Hand Stitched
HAT
hats
headgear
reeding
Ribbed
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Straw
straw (plant material)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1934.62
Credit Line
Gift of Wickliffe Draper
GUSN
36441

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