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Woman's hat

Plaited natural straw. High domed crown. Down-rolled brim split at right front with one flared end. Black patent leather pleated hatband and brim binding; red silk artificial flower at right front. Red grosgrain headband. Black band. Labeled: "Mr. John Jr."

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles Townsend

American, 1960–65

  • Designed by John P. John, American (born in Germany), 1906–1993
  • For Mr. John, New York, NY, about 1948–1993
Object Place

New York, New York, USA

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Medium or Technique

Plaited straw, plastic trim, and silk flower trim


Textiles and Fashion Arts