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Doll’s hat of cream cotton tape interlaced with straw, decorated with band of black velvet ribbon, trimmed with red/green silk flowers, white silk ribbon and buckle. Condition: fair, cotton yellowed, loss of straw, silk ribbon fraying.

Credit Line

Gift of Anne Bennett Vernon

French (Paris), 1870s

Dimensions

L: 90 mm (3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.971.15

Medium or Technique

Cotton tape, straw, silk velvet, plain weave, metallic buckle

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes