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Woman's hat

Three-tiered hat of white and navy blue straw with navy blue ribbon bow. Labels: "designed by Sally Victor" and "Best and Co. Fifth Avenue New York"


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

American, 1950s

Object Place

New York, New York, United States


Overall: 9.2 x 19.7 x 20.3 cm (3 5/8 x 7 3/4 x 8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Plaited and stitched straw with grosgrain ribbon bow and inner band


Textiles and Fashion Arts