Hat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1917-1920

GUSN

GUSN-54506

Description

Black velvet; felt foundation (stiffened); trimmed with feathers with partially stripped quills (creates long tipped feathers) with black chenille "ears"; broad brim is narrower at back; black rayonlining with drawstring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hats
headgear
feather (material)
felt (textile)
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
feather (material)
Hat
Women's clothing
Velvet
Felt
Silk
Feather
Hat

Inscription

Woven label: ""R. H. Stearns Co. / BOSTON"".

Maker

R. H. Stearns & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

7 1/2 (H), 14 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1946.834

Places

Massachusetts (United States)