Riding Hat

Date

1870s

GUSN

GUSN-38210

Description

Small top hat; black silk; brim, turned up at sides, is lined with black velvet; trimmed with large black grosgrain ribbon rosette, and black net with fringed streamers at center back; braided chin strap with button; lined with black silk.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hats
riding habits
headgear
stitching
handmade
net (textile)
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Silk
Velvet
Net
Hand Stitched
Handmade
HAT

Inscription

Printed paper label on lining indicating size: ""6 1/2"".

Additional Identification Number

1935.1306A

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1935.1306AB