Object ID 004089
Object Name Black Felt Brimmed Hat
Object Desc Black felt hat with large brim and shallow crown.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY004075
General Category History
Source Category Donation
Accession Date MAR 18,2016
Credit/Acknowledgement Paula Nickel
Location Room 5
Start Year Range 1940
End Year Range 1960
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords hats,fashion,accessories,women,
Title Black Felt Brimmed Hat
Description Black felt hat with deep brown hue and large brim. Brim has a second layer on the inner portion which creates a raised rim around the middle of the brim. The crown of the hat is shallow and flattened down and there are sections where the felt is either dicolored or worn away. There is also a tear in the crown where stitching is visible. The inside of the hat is damaged, the fabric is frayed and the tougher material that gave the hat its shape is exposed.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details measurements include brim
Place of Origin
Date MAR 30,2016
Summary Fair Condition
Assessor Nicole Burdick
Notes There is a large tear in the crown of the hat where stitches are exposed and a smaller hole toward the very top of the hat. There are areas in the fabric where the felt has been discolored or worn away. On the inside of the hat the fabric is torn and frayed, the thicker material which gave the hat its shape is exposed and damaged.