Straw Hat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1886-1888

GUSN

GUSN-7002

Description

Natural-colored straw hat, braided with high crown and narrow brim. Trimmed with bright blue grosgrain ribbon and bow. Brown leather sweatband.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hats
braiding
stitching
machine-made
straw (plant material)
Hat
Women's clothing
Straw
Braided
Hand Stitched
Day Wear
Summer
Hat

Inscription

Printed on lining of crown: ""E / PLURIBUS / UNUM / 6 3/4"", with an eagle holding shield with stars and stripes.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5 x 9 x 11 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor P. Martin

Accession Number

1930.1253