Hat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1887-1888

GUSN

GUSN-40328

Description

Brown straw hat with high crown, lined with brown velvet, with left side of hat turned up and secured with large velvet bow. Hat is ornamented with brown metallic beads and feathers in reds and browns.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hats
headgear
braiding
feather (material)
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
velvet (fabric weave)
feather (material)
Hat
Women's clothing
Straw
Velvet
Silk
Feather
Braided
Handmade
Hat

Inscription

Printed in silver lettering on lining: ""BALCH, PRICE & CO. / HATTERS & FURRIERS / 376 & 378 / FULTON ST. / BROOKLYN"".

Related Items

Title Mantle Accession Number 1939.518B

Maker

Balch, Price & Co. (Milliner)

Location of Origin

Brooklyn, NY, USA

Object Type

Clothing; Headwear

Dimensions

7 1/2 x 10 x 11 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. A. S. Jewett

Accession Number

1939.519A

Places

New York state (United States)