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Woman's hat

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Woman's hat, calot shape to cover back of head (1/4 of a sphere) of gray wool felt, trimmed with gray and yellow-gold velveteen piping with bow and black glass beads. Label: "Lord and Taylor Fifth Avenue"

Provenance

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

probably American, 1950s

Object Place

probably United States

Dimensions

Overall: 12.4 x 10.8 x 12.7 cm (4 7/8 x 4 1/4 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

2001.677

Medium or Technique

Wool felt, trimmed with cotton velvet and glass beads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes