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Woman's hat
Woman's hat
Date:
ca. 1890
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Gros De Tours, Velvet, And Cord; Jet Beads; African Starling Bird
Dimensions:
10.2 cm (4 in.) crown height; 50.8 cm (20 in.) circumference; 21 x 22.9 cm (8 1/4 x 9 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
53020.6
Acquisition Date:
1925-11-25
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Caroline Schuman

Exhibition History:

The Paris Hat 1885-1910, 1983
A Hat for All Seasons, Clarke Memorial Museum, Eureka, CA, 1988
Audubon, 1996
Degas, Impressionism, and the Paris Millinery Trade, Saint Louis Art Museum, 2/12/17 - 5/7/17
Degas, Impressionism, and the Paris Millinery Trade, Rosekrans, Legion of Honor, 6/24/17 - 9/24/17

High crown black silk gros de Tours hat with hand-sewn jet beads and narrow brim trimmed with three rows of black silk cording and black velvet facing. African starling bird with outstretched wings attached to front with thin wire.