Hat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1892-1895

GUSN

GUSN-37270

Description

Brown velvet hat with brim trimmed in brown ostrich feathers, blue wool embroidered with spangles and steel beads, and two brown velvet bows, black silk lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hats
feather (material)
stitching
silk (textile)
sequins (spangles)
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Hat
Women's clothing
Silk
Velvet
Feather
Wool
Spangles
Hand Stitched
Hat

Inscription

Printed label on lining: ""Mme Howard / 91 Mount Vernon St. / Boston"". (printed)

Maker

Howard, Mme. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

10 x 8 x 5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1934.2447

Places

Massachusetts (United States)