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Man's green felted wool trilby with dented top and pinched front, brim upturned at back with white and gold wool braid around bottom of crown ending in a knot. A metal pin in the form of a thistle is affixed to the left side, and a spray of feathers is attached to the pin. Brown leather inner...

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Provenance

1940s, purchased by Louis Shackie, San Francisco, CA in San Francisco; by descent to Shackie's grand-nephew, William DeGregorio, Allston, MA; gift of DeGregorio to the MFA (Accession date: April 14, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of William DeGregorio in honor of Louis Shackie

Copyright

© PaC Habig, Vienna, Austria

Austrian (for American market), 1940s

Object Place

San Francisco, California, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 25.5 x 30 cm (5 1/2 x 10 1/16 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.299

Medium or Technique

Wool felt, wool braid, metal, leather, feathers, silk (?) satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes