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Woman's Hat
Retailer:Sold by G. Fox and Co. , American, founded 1847
Milliner:Made by Agnes , French
Synthetic fiber
Primary Dimensions (height x width x diameter x outer circumference): 6 x 8 1/2 x 9 x 31in. (15.2 x 21.6 x 22.9 x 78.7cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Richard Koopman
Description: Woman's hat of black felt with velvet texture, in a form similar to a cloche, with a flared brim that is turned back at the front. The crown is fan-pleated at center front behind the turned-back brim. A separate flap falls over the brim in the back. The brim is given a diagonal pinch to the proper right of the center front. Around the inside of the crown is stitched a black grosgrain ribbon. Stitched on this ribbon are two labels: "G. FOX & CO. / EST. 1847 HARTFORD" and "Agnes / Rue St Floren [Illegible] / PARIS."
Object Number: 1999.88.3
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