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Hat

Hat

  • Place of origin:

    New York (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1943 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Harper, Stuart Kent (milliners)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woven and twisted raffia

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Werner Abegg

  • Museum number:

    T.114-1978

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Lady's hat of woven and twisted raffia braids in beige and shades of blue. With a small, graduated crown and a medium wide brim curled up at each side. The hat is trimmed with a bow of straw at the centre back. There is a blue/green grosgrain band and a beige cord elastic stay. Would have been worn tipped over the eyes.

Place of Origin

New York (made)

Date

ca. 1943 (made)

Artist/maker

Harper, Stuart Kent (milliners)

Materials and Techniques

Woven and twisted raffia

Descriptive line

Raffia hat, New York, ca. 1943.

Materials

Raffia

Techniques

Millinery

Categories

Hats & headwear; Fashion; Clothing; Accessories

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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