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Description

. 1 is hat of black velvet with small wired brim; brim turns up at back; black ostrich feathers circle entire hat; circular applique with extensions on left side; applique of black chenille, black wool, & black beads, stiffened with buckram; inside lined with 2 layers of rayon: 1 gathered with white & purple stripe selvage, 2nd ribbon drawstring, buckram; yellow threads at front inner lining. .2 & .3 are brass hatpins; round ends covered with black velvet, simulated pearl at center with small rhinestones; inserted one on each side of hat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1915-1920
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
artificial
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
buckram
chenille (yarn)
feather (material)
pearl (animal material)
rayon
rhinestone
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
artificial
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
buckram
Buckram
Chenille
chenille (yarn)
Feather
feather (material)
Hand Stitched
HAT
hats
headgear
pearl (animal material)
rayon
Rayon
rhinestone
Rhinestone
Simulated Pearl
stitching
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6193.1-.3
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
916

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