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Description

Large; lacy black horsehair braid with wire foundation; chevron bands of brown straw; trimmed with long, straight black feathers and two very long fhat pins with jet ornament; also trimmed with black silk ruching; lined with black net; broad brim and cone shaped crown.

Details

Maker
Aitken Son & Co. (Maker)
Date
1913-1915
Inscriptions
Woven label on lining: ""Aitken Son & Co. / Fifth Avenue & 39th Street / New York.""
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Material
braiding
feather (material)
handmade
horsehair
machine-made
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Braided
braiding
Feather
feather (material)
handmade
Handmade
HAT
hats
headgear
Horsehair
horsehair
Machine Made
machine-made
Silk
silk (textile)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1935.762
GUSN
7034

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