Hat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1950s

GUSN

GUSN-7232

Description

Small; pink and black velvet with black velvet crown; black net veil; with upturned brim; trimmed with a bunch of pink feathers and small pink velvet bow; lined with black nylon; two wired "v" at each side near back, with black elastic band to hold in place on head. (Possibly rayon or cotton).

Details

Descriptive Terms

hats
headgear
cotton (textile)
feather (material)
stitching
machine-made
rayon
velvet (fabric weave)
feather (material)
Women's clothing
Velvet
Rayon
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Feather
HAT

Inscription

Woven labels on lining: 1) ""bernice / charles / 711 FIFTH AVE. NEW YORK"". 2) ""Ethel Atkins / 16 ARLINGTON ST. BOSTON.""

Maker

Atkins, Ethel (Retailer)
Charles, Bernice (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA; New York, NY, USA

Object Type

Clothing--Headwear

Accession Number

1990.56

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
New York state (United States)