Hat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

1950s

GUSN

GUSN-7229

Description

Black velvet; stiff black nylon net foundation; pill-box shape; four triangles of faceted black plastic jet beadwork, with jet tassels; velvet loop at top surrounded by circle of same faceted beads; two plastic combs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hats
headgear
stitching
net (textile)
nylon
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
hats
Women's clothing
Silk
Velvet
Nylon
Net
Beads
Plastic
Hand Stitched
Hat

Inscription

Woven labels on lining: 1) ""Edetts / BROOKLINE MASSACHUSETTS"". 2) ""UNITED CAP & MILLINERY [----] / INT. UNION / -----/"".

Additional Identification Number

1991.101 A

Maker

Edetts (Retailer)

Location of Origin

MA, USA

Object Type

Clothing -- Headwear

Credit Line

Gift of Ruth Lewis

Accession Number

1991.101

Places


New Hampshire (United States)
Massachusetts (United States)