Hat, Worn by Elizabeth Parke Firestone, circa 1955

Artifact

Hat

Date Made

circa 1955

 On Exhibit

On Loan - Victoria & Albert Museum

Object ID

89.492.1096

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of Mrs. Harvey Firestone, Jr.

Material

Straw (Plant material)
Tulle

Technique

Hand sewing
Handmade

Color

Navy blue

Dimensions

Height: 1.5 in  (Height of crown)

Height: 4 in  (Depth of brim)

Diameter: 14 in  (Diameter of brim)

Diameter: 6 in  (Diameter of crown)

Inscriptions

label: BALENCIAGA/10 AVENUE GEORGE V PARIS

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