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Woman's hat

Silver lame cloche over black net. Labeled: "Christian Dior/ Chapeaux/ Paris-New York"

Provenance

Inherited by the donor, Edward Shumsky, from his mother, Violet Manno Shumsky on November 11, 2005; Gift to the MFA (Accession date: April 23, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift from the Collection of Violet Manno Shumsky through her estate

French, 1960s

Dimensions

Overall: 12.7 x 55.9 cm (5 x 22 in.)

Accession Number

2008.148

Medium or Technique

Synthetic silver lamé and net

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes