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Woman's hat made of plaited synthetic straw with light brown round crown, and black, white, and lt. brown layered upturned brim, trimmed with brown grosgrain ribbon and bow. Inside hat has a turquoise silk grosgrain ribbon band, a plastic tortoise shall comb, and two woven labels at center...

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1970s, purchased by Barbara Rowe de Marneffe, MA at Bergdorf Goodman, NY; gift of de Marneffe to the MFA (November 19, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara Rowe de Marneffe

French, 1970s

Object Place

New York, New York, Untied States


Other (Circumference): 80.01 cm (31 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Plaited synthetic straw; plain weave silk ribbon; plastic comb


Textiles and Fashion Arts