Hat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1913-1914

GUSN

GUSN-7017

Description

Large black silk hat draped with large bow-like extension on wire foundation, trimmed with garland of black flowers. Brim, supported by wire edged with velvet and black tulle, black silk lining with drawstring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hats
headgear
tulle (meshed textile)
silk (textile)
wire
mourning
Hat
Women's clothing
Silk
Wire
Net
Ribbed
Leaf
Mourning
Hat

Inscription

1) Woven label on lining: ""LOUISE & Co. / LOUISE & Co. MILLINERS. / NEW YORK / TRADEMARK REGISTERED [coat of arms] / PARIS LONDON NEWPORT / BOSTON CHICAGO PHILADELPHIA / BY APPOINTMENT / NEW YORK"". 2) Stamped tag: ""1802"". 3) Stamped tag: ""2973"".

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6 1/2 x 10 x 11 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Wickliffe Draper

Accession Number

1934.55