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Hat

Hat

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    1961 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bricard, Germaine Mitzah (designer)
    Christian Dior (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Parabuntal straw and raffia

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Abdy

  • Museum number:

    T.155-1974

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pale green parabuntal straw hat with long strands of dark green raffia trimming. Small crown and a wide brim which curves downwards.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

1961 (made)

Artist/maker

Bricard, Germaine Mitzah (designer)
Christian Dior (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

Parabuntal straw and raffia

Marks and inscriptions

'CHRISTIAN DIOR PARIS MADE IN FRANCE'
Inside label

Descriptive line

Straw hat trimmed with raffia, designed by Germaine (Mitzah) Bricard for Christian Dior, Paris, 1961

Materials

Parabuntal straw; Raffia

Categories

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

Production Type

Haute couture

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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