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Woman's hat

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Dark blue taffeta over a buckram frame, straw braid in dark blue used for trimming on crown and edge of brim. Under side of brim completely covered with braid. Brim turned up slightly at left side. A large ornament of clipped and stripped ostrich plumes in green and blue on right side. Lining of...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Joseph W. Glidden

American or French, 1915–20

Object Place

U.S.A. or France

Dimensions

Overall: 16.5 x 40 x 33 cm (6 1/2 x 15 3/4 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

61.1251

Medium or Technique

Taffeta

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes