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1939.519A (RS242161)

Description

Brown straw hat with high crown, lined with brown velvet, with left side of hat turned up and secured with large velvet bow. Hat is ornamented with brown metallic beads and feathers in reds and browns.

Details

Maker
Balch, Price & Co. (Milliner)
Date
1887-1888
Inscriptions
Printed in silver lettering on lining: ""BALCH, PRICE & CO. / HATTERS & FURRIERS / 376 & 378 / FULTON ST. / BROOKLYN"".
Location of origin
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Material
braiding
feather (material)
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Braided
braiding
Feather
feather (material)
Handmade
Hat
hats
headgear
Silk
silk (textile)
Straw
straw (plant material)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Dimensions
7 1/2 x 10 x 11 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.519A
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. A. S. Jewett
GUSN
40328
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