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Description

Small; pink and black velvet with black velvet crown; black net veil; with upturned brim; trimmed with a bunch of pink feathers and small pink velvet bow; lined with black nylon; two wired "v" at each side near back, with black elastic band to hold in place on head. (Possibly rayon or cotton).

Details

Maker
Atkins, Ethel (Retailer)
Charles, Bernice (Maker)
Date
1950s
Inscriptions
Woven labels on lining: 1) ""bernice / charles / 711 FIFTH AVE. NEW YORK"". 2) ""Ethel Atkins / 16 ARLINGTON ST. BOSTON.""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA; New York, NY, USA
Material
cotton (textile)
feather (material)
machine-made
rayon
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Feather
feather (material)
Hand Stitched
HAT
hats
headgear
machine-made
rayon
Rayon
stitching
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1990.56
GUSN
7232

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