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Hat

Hat

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1950 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Roser, Maud (milliner)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk satin, feathers, and chenille

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Werner Abegg

  • Museum number:

    T.118-1978

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Lady's hat of black satin corded quilted in machine stitching. It is a flat beret shaped by a crease across the crown over which is stitched a black ostrich and blue and red feather mount. It is draped with wide mesh black silk veil which extends over the face.
The hat is interlined, wire stiffened and lined with white. There is a black grosgrain ribbon band and a double, pale brown silk elastic stay. There are two small hat pins with black satin covered pleated heads.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

ca. 1950 (made)

Artist/maker

Roser, Maud (milliner)

Materials and Techniques

Silk satin, feathers, and chenille

Marks and inscriptions

MAUD ROSER PARIS
Label inside hat

Descriptive line

Lady's hat, Paris, France, ca. 1950.

Materials

Silk satin; Ostrich feathers; Chenille

Techniques

Millinery

Categories

Hats & headwear; Fashion; Clothing; Accessories

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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