Hat


National Trust Inventory Number 1349840

Category Costume
Date 1730 - 1770
Materials Textile
Measurements
Place of origin
Collection Snowshill Wade Costume Collection, Gloucestershire (Accredited Museum)
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Summary description

Hat - Made from plaited wide chip that is covered on the top with fawn paper and underneath with cream. This is covered with blue/black silk and lined with cream silk gauze. The hat is trimmed with blue and cream ribbon box pleated around the brim and in puffs around the top and bottom of the crown, also over the top of the hat and extending into ties loops to form a false bow when attached with flattened brass hook and steel eye. There are later additions of a black velvet ribbon around the brim and black machine made lace under the brim. (female)

Provenance

Charles Paget Wade Collection, Snowshill Manor

Related items

Place of origin
Materials Textile (117031)
Category Costume (30074)
Collection Snowshill Wade Costume Collection, Gloucestershire (Accredited Museum)  (2979)
Periods 18th century (85617)
Maker
Subjects
Object Type Hat (1315)

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