Picture Hat
Picture Hat
Picture Hat
Picture Hat
Picture Hat
Picture Hat
Picture Hat


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Collection Tier:
Tier 2

Clothing and Accessories
Clothing Accessories
Women's Clothing
Headwear ➔ Picture Hat

Identifier:
120739
Description:
This velvet picture hat features a large ostrich plume on the crown. It was made by Gage Brothers & Co.. During the early 20th century hats were large in size and featured elaborate decorations such as artificial flowers, feathers, and ribbons. Hats with turned-up brims became popular as well as the toque hat, picture hats, and hats that emphasized height.
Date:
circa 1905 – 1915
Materials:
Silk velvet, ostrich feather, silk lining.
Dimensions:
5"" h 13"" w 13"" d
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Gift Of Nora D. Johnston
Rights:

Makers/Donors
Nora D. Johnston

Gage Brothers & Co.
Gage Brothers & Co. was established in 1856 and had locations in Chicago, New York, and Paris.
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