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Man's top hat

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Black silk "beaver". High flat crown. Brim rolled at sides. Black felt hat band; grosgrain binding. White leather headband. White silk lining marked "Special E.M," "E. Motsch, 42 Avenue George V, 68.R.Francois 1er, Paris" and "D.P."

Provenance

Made by E. Motsch

Credit Line

Bequest of Dana Pond

French, 1915–30

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

57.5 cm (22 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1979.393

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes