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Hat

1988.489 (RS242990)

Description

Bow-shaped hat with brown silk velvet trim on a wire support covered with silvered metallic coils and pale yellow beads. Large brown silk bow, trimmed with off-white artificial flowers, and garland of copper and multicolored beads.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1893
Material
metallic (color attribute)
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
wire
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Descriptive terms
Fiddle Thread
Hat
hats
metallic (color attribute)
Silk
silk (textile)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
wire
Wire
Women's clothing
Dimensions
6 x 7 1/4 x 4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1988.489
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs Willie Ousler
GUSN
42357

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