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Woman's hat

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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.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French (Burgundy, Macon or Bourg-en-Bresse), 19th century

Object Place

Macon or Bourg-en-Bresse, Burgundy, France

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

45.288

Medium or Technique

Metal form, cotton lace, silk satin, silk velvet ribbon, glass beads, brass chain and ornament, and wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes