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Velvet hat in two shades of purple, shallow flat crown with brim of loosely folded deeper purple velvet trimmed with bow of lighter purple on left side and small purple feather plume, two small oval cut steel and brass buckles; woven label in crown: Mme Marie Collin Paris 8 Rue de Part-Mahon...

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Worn by mother-in-law of donor at donor's wedding.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. H. de Forest Lockwood

French, 1900

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Velvet, woven


Textiles and Fashion Arts