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Hat

1988.491 (RS243013)

Description

Black straw hat on wire foundation and brim covered in black openwork textile trimmed with coiled black straw. Pointed crown trimmed with large pink artificial roses, lily of the valley, purple violets, black netting, and black feathers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1895
Material
cotton (textile)
net (textile)
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
wire
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Descriptive terms
Artificial Flowers
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hat
hats
headgear
net (textile)
Silk
silk (textile)
Straw
straw (plant material)
wire
Wire
Women's clothing
Dimensions
8 x 9 1/2 x 10 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1988.491
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Willie Ousler
GUSN
42126

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