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Cream Breton Hat

Style Period

1960s

Label

Kates Montreal (custom ordered)

Description

Custom made cream felt breton hat made of the same material as the owner's matching dress and coat. The hat has a large 4" brim pointing upwards that is larger in the front and tapers in smaller as it reaches the centre-back. Lastly, there are six gores on the crown of the hat beginning at the centre-top and stitching as well around the brim of the hat.

Tags

headgear
hats
women's
cream
felt

Donor

Claire Becker

Accession Number

1-969-81-02237