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Hat

1934.55 (RS242221)

Description

Large black silk hat draped with large bow-like extension on wire foundation, trimmed with garland of black flowers. Brim, supported by wire edged with velvet and black tulle, black silk lining with drawstring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1913-1914
Inscriptions
1) Woven label on lining: ""LOUISE & Co. / LOUISE & Co. MILLINERS. / NEW YORK / TRADEMARK REGISTERED [coat of arms] / PARIS LONDON NEWPORT / BOSTON CHICAGO PHILADELPHIA / BY APPOINTMENT / NEW YORK"". 2) Stamped tag: ""1802"". 3) Stamped tag: ""2973"".
Material
silk (textile)
tulle (meshed textile)
wire
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Descriptive terms
Hat
hats
headgear
Leaf
Mourning
mourning
Net
Ribbed
Silk
silk (textile)
tulle (meshed textile)
wire
Wire
Women's clothing
Dimensions
6 1/2 x 10 x 11 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.55
Credit Line
Gift of Wickliffe Draper
GUSN
7017

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