Women's Hat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1940-1950

GUSN

GUSN-223592

Description

Black felt hat with fuchsia velvet floral trim. Trimmed with black ribbon. Black elastic chin strap.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hats
wool (textile)
Hat

Inscription

"Merrimac" (White script inside circle)
"WETHERN"S/BOSTON/BROOKLINE" (Cloth label with image of a thistle)
"NEW YORK/Creation/24" (Blue and white label)

Additional Identification Number

68.4

Maker

Merrimac Hat Corp. (Maker)
Wethern's Inc (Retailer)

Location of Origin

Amesbury, MA

Object Type

Clothing -- Headwear

Dimensions

4 1/2 x 10 x 9 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Kathleen E. Carr

Accession Number

2010.15.4

Places

Massachusetts (United States)