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Object Name Hat
Catalog Number 1976.4.58
Date ca. 1965
Material(s) Silk/Velvet/Cotton/Satin
Dimensions H-4 W-10 D-11 inches
Description This is a taupe velvet pillbox style hat with small brown grosgrain ribbon in back and net over. The interior is lined with a green grosgrain sweatband, and green satin at the underside of the crown.
Notes The donor said the items in this collection belonged to her mother's sister. When they passed away, the clothing was left to her mother. As a child the donor said she loved playing dress up and had a rich supply of clothing. Other family members gave the donor items over the years as they learned of her collecting interests. It is unclear who wore the clothing but a letter in the file indicates that the family lived in Kansas.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Hats
Clothing & dress
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS