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Woman's hat and scarf set

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Cloche hat of silk chiffon printed with modernist pattern of stylized landscape in orange, blue, purple, and brown. Matching fringed scarf.

Provenance

September, 1975, inherited by the donor; gift to the MFA, September 17, 2008

Credit Line

Gift of Francisca Smith Clark

American, 1925

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Height x width (hat): 15.2 x 22.9 cm (6 x 9 in.) Height x width (scarf): 51 x 10 in. (129.5 x 25.4 cm)

Accession Number

2008.720.1-2

Medium or Technique

Printed silk plain weave (chiffon); silk thread fringe

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes