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Hat

Hat

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1912-14 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Zac, Michée (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk velvet, trimmed with ostrich feathers

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.655-1964

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Hat of brown silk velvet with a soft crown, stiffened brim, and trimmed with ostrich plumes. Bow at centre front.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1912-14 (made)

Artist/maker

Zac, Michée (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Silk velvet, trimmed with ostrich feathers

Marks and inscriptions

'Michée / Zac / 2 HANOVER COURT / HANOVER ST. / W.'
Label inside

Object history note

Worn by Miss Heather Firbank. There is an identical hat in black velvet, T.116-1960, with 2 sprays of feathers rather than 1.

Descriptive line

Silk velvet hat with ostrich feathers, designed by Michée Zac, London, 1912-14

Materials

Silk velvet; Ostrich feathers

Techniques

Millinery

Categories

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

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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