Walking Hat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-12007

Description

Dark red wool felt hat with high flat crown, narrow upturned brim and wide, black wool braided band around crown and brim. Large bow of dark red grosgrain at back left of brim, tacked around and over crown. Black glazed linen lining gathered at crown.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hats
headgear
braiding
felt (textile)
linen (material)
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
winter
Hat
Women's clothing
Wool
Linen
Silk
Felt
Grosgrain
Tin Glazed
Braided
Machine Sewn
Winter
Hat

Additional Identification Number

412
WHS 357 C

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing; Headwear

Dimensions

4 x 8 x 9 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.303