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Man's boater

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Straw. Black silk grosgrain hatband. Brown leather headband; rayon (?) and buckram crown lining. Marked: "Brooks Brothers..." and "7 1-4."

Provenance

Worn by Jefferson Patterson (1891-1977). Made for Brooks Brothers, New York. A/D December 1978, ratified by V/C January 10, 1979.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jefferson Patterson

American (New York), about 1955

Object Place

New York, United States

Dimensions

56 cm (22 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.624

Medium or Technique

Straw

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes