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Large Straw Hat

Style Period

1970s

Designer

Prene

Label

Prene of Montreal

Description

Natural/ light yellow straw hat with 4 1/2" high rounded crown and a large circular floppy brim with the edges folded inwards and sewn around it. In addition, there is two grosgrain ribbon hatbands tied around the crown. The first is a large white ribbon and placed on top/ at the centre of it is a thinner brown ribbon. The ribbons are then tied into a bow at the centre-front. Lastly, there is a red synthetic flower detailing on the top of the bow at the centre-front.

Tags

headgear
hats
women's
natural straw
yellow
white
brown
red
straw
grosgrain ribbon
polyester
synthetic flowers

Donor

Jane Atkins

Accession Number

2-970-81-06445