Hat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1950s

GUSN

GUSN-7225

Description

Glossy white straw; trimmed with navy blue grosgrain ribbon around narrow brim and base of crown; blue veil with blue chenille dots; decorative bird made from white feathers; bandeau so hat sits at an angle; blue esastic string for support.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hats
headgear
net (textile)
straw (plant material)
Women's clothing
Straw
Net
HAT

Inscription

Woven label on hat: ""Jean M. Brown / BOSTON PARIS"".

Maker

Brown, Jean M. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston & Paris

Object Type

Clothing--Headwear

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Thornton Fisher, Anne Fisher Tatlock, Faith Fisher Forbes, Charles Paine Fisher and John Bryant Fisher

Accession Number

1990.351

Places

Massachusetts (United States)