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Object ID 004094

Object Name Milly's Industry Ladies Homburg Hat

Object Desc Dark navy blue homburg/fedora style hat for ladies by Milly's Industry. There is large felt purple/blue hibiscus flower glued flat to the front of the hat. A navy blue veil is wrapped all the way around the hat and is tied in a bow on the right side.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY004080

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Hats


Source Category Donation

Accession Date MAR 18,2016

Credit/Acknowledgement Paula Nickel

Location Room 5

Object Date

Start Year Range 1940

End Year Range 1965

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Homburg,Fedora,hats,fashion,accessories,women,Milly's Industry,

Title Milly's Industry Ladies Homburg Hat

Description A dark navy blue homburg or fedora style hat for ladies. The brim extends toward the front and starts to fold at the back laying flat against the back of the hat. The crown is off center and slopes down on the right side. On the front of the hat is a smokey lavender color hibiscus flower made from felt that lays flat against the hat. The center of the flower is white and extendds from the hat resembling the stamen of the flower. There is a navy blue veil that covers the flower and wraps all the way around the hat and is tied in a bow at the right side. Within this bow are little lavender velvet pom poms spread throughout the veil. On the inside of the hat is a small tag with a label reading Milly's Industry.


Approx Collection Date

Height 5

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 10

Circumference 32

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details measurements include brim

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Milly's Industry

Maker Details

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY4080



Date MAR 30,2016

Summary Excellent Condition

Assessor Nicole Burdick

Notes Very minor holes in veil and two petals on the velvet flower are folded over - everything else is clean and in excellent condition.