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Woman's hat

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Hat of black wool felt with couched parallel lines of silver-wrapped thread; asymmetrical shape draped to right. Label: "original by Woodmere new york"


Worn by Felicia M.S. Dauterman (donors' mother); Inherited by Eunice Dauterman Maguire, Dana Dauterman Ricciardi, and Merrill Dauterman Wheeler, January 2001; gift to the MFA, 2001

Credit Line

Gift of the daughters of Felicia M. S. Dauterman

American, 1935–45

Object Place

New York, New York, United States


Overall: 16.5 x 26.7 x 26.7 cm (6 1/2 x 10 1/2 x 10 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool with metal-thread trim


Textiles and Fashion Arts