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Woman's hat

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Taupe-colored wide brimmed hat of horeshair with bouquet of fabric flowers mounted on underside of brim, with long cascading stems. Label: "Janet Paris Fifth Avenue"

Credit Line

Gift of Rosemary M. Loring

American (New York, New York), about 1939

Dimensions

43 cm (17 inches)

Accession Number

1998.106

Medium or Technique

Horesehair(?) /synthetic fibers with silk velvet ribbon and cloth aplique flowers

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes