Woman's hat (brelot). Two flat brims with conical crown. Black wool covered with black lace, trimmed with black velvet ribbons and black beads. Brass chain and ornaments.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection
French (Burgundy, Macon or Bourg-en-Bresse), 19th century
Macon or Bourg-en-Bresse, Burgundy, France
27 x 24.9 x 24.9 cm (10 5/8 x 9 13/16 x 9 13/16 in.) Hat measures with ruffles hanging down
Medium or Technique
Metal form, cotton lace, silk satin, silk velvet ribbon, glass beads, brass chain and ornament, and wool