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1934.2447 (RS243002)

Description

Brown velvet hat with brim trimmed in brown ostrich feathers, blue wool embroidered with spangles and steel beads, and two brown velvet bows, black silk lining.

Details

Maker
Howard, Mme. (Maker)
Date
1892-1895
Inscriptions
Printed label on lining: ""Mme Howard / 91 Mount Vernon St. / Boston"". (printed)
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
feather (material)
sequins (spangles)
silk (textile)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Feather
feather (material)
Hand Stitched
Hat
hats
sequins (spangles)
Silk
silk (textile)
Spangles
stitching
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
10 x 8 x 5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.2447
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Morse and Miss Eleanor Hooper Jones
GUSN
37270

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