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A bull fighter's hat

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Lozenge shape in outline, with shallow crown pointed slightly on sides, made of velveteen, probably originally black, but now gray, simple linear design on top embroidered with small black beads, sides trimmed with black chenille and silk-covered-wood ball fringe, black satin ribbon ties, lined...

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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Laurence Eastman

Spanish, 19th century

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Silk; Satin, velveteen, embroidered, chenille


Textiles and Fashion Arts