Hat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1905

GUSN

GUSN-37268

Description

Horsehair and cream cotton hat, with scalloped, wavy shape trimmed with black velvet ribbon around crown and black net trimmed with black spangles at left side. Cotton and horsehair ornamented with straw. Wire foundation and white silk lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hats
headgear
cotton (textile)
horsehair
net (textile)
sequins (spangles)
straw (plant material)
velvet (fabric weave)
wire
Hat
Women's clothing
Horsehair
Straw
Velvet
Cotton
Wire
Net
Spangles
Hat

Inscription

Printed label on lining, gold lettering: ""Mme Howard / 66 Beacon cor. of Charles St. / BOSTON"". (printed)

Maker

Howard, Mme. (Maker)

Object Type

Clothing; Headwear

Dimensions

3 1/2 x 11 1/2 x 11 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Morse and Miss Eleanor Hooper Jones

Accession Number

1934.2433

Places

Massachusetts (United States)