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  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1991 (designed)
    1994 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Treacy, Philip, born 1967 (designer)
    Ozbek, Rifat, born 1953 (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pampas grass matting

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the designer

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pampas grass matting peaked Rasta style cap.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1991 (designed)
1994 (made)


Treacy, Philip, born 1967 (designer)
Ozbek, Rifat, born 1953 (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

Pampas grass matting

Object history note

Registered File number 1994/2145.

Descriptive line

'Fashion Rasta' hat, pampas grass, designed by Philip Treacy for Rifat Ozbeck, Great Britain, Spring/Summer 1991 collection (remade 1994).

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

De La Haye, Amy and Cathie Dingwall, eds. Surfers Soulies Skinheads & Skaters: Subcultural Style from the Forties to the Nineties. London: Victoria and Albert Publications, 1996.

Production Note

Spring/Summer 1991 collection (remade 1994).


Pampas grass


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