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1934.33 (RS242236)

Description

Purple horsehair hat with tulle and wire foundation, pleated brim trimmed with blue/gray cotton flowers, large bow at back of purple moiré ribbon, and padded crown lined with black silk and velvet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1913-1914
Inscriptions
Woven label on lining: ""LOUISE & Co MILLINERS / NEW YORK / TRADE MARK REGISTERED / LONDON/NEWPORT/BOSTON/CHICAGO/PHILADELPHIA / BY APPOINTMENT / NEW YORK"".
Material
horsehair
machine-made
moiré
silk (textile)
stitching
tulle (meshed textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Artificial Flowers
Hand Stitched
Hat
hats
headgear
horsehair
Horsehair
machine-made
Moire
moiré
Net
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
tulle (meshed textile)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Dimensions
8 (H), 10 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.33
Credit Line
Gift of Wickliffe Draper
GUSN
7016

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