Skip to content

Search Collections

Hat

Description

Glossy white straw; trimmed with navy blue grosgrain ribbon around narrow brim and base of crown; blue veil with blue chenille dots; decorative bird made from white feathers; bandeau so hat sits at an angle; blue esastic string for support.

Details

Maker
Brown, Jean M. (Maker)
Date
1950s
Inscriptions
Woven label on hat: ""Jean M. Brown / BOSTON PARIS"".
Location of origin
Boston & Paris
Material
net (textile)
straw (plant material)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
HAT
hats
headgear
Net
net (textile)
Straw
straw (plant material)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1990.351
Credit Line
Gift of Richard Thornton Fisher, Anne Fisher Tatlock, Faith Fisher Forbes, Charles Paine Fisher and John Bryant Fisher
GUSN
7225

Comments