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Hat

Hat

  • Place of origin:

    New York (made)

  • Date:

    1919-22 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Herman Tappé, born 1876 - died 1954 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    ribbon embroidery on silk, velvet

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Virginia de Vaal

  • Museum number:

    T.95-2016

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Deep-crowned silk hat with black velvet brim, the eau-de-nil silk crown covered with chenile and ribbon embroidery built up to create three-dimensional flowers.

Place of Origin

New York (made)

Date

1919-22 (made)

Artist/maker

Herman Tappé, born 1876 - died 1954 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

ribbon embroidery on silk, velvet

Dimensions

Height: 15 cm, Width: 44 cm, Depth: 35 cm

Descriptive line

Herman Tappé. Black velvet hat with coloured silk flowers covering the crown, New York, 1919-22.

Materials

Velvet; Silk; Ribbon; Chenille

Techniques

Embroidery; Millinery

Categories

Hats & headwear; Fashion; Women's clothes; Accessories

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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