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Object Name Hat
Date 1925
Description Woman's blue velvet cloche style hat. Round crown has a wide self-fabric band that is gathered into a bow on wearer's right side. Asymmetrical brim is rolled in front and on left side. Blue synthetic fabric lining.
(Keywords: Fashion, Accessory, Twentieth Century, New York, New Jersey)
Acquisition Gift of Marion Vaughn
Ownership and History This hat was worn by the donor, Marion Perkins Vaughn, with her "going away" dress for her honeymoon, after her wedding at the Methodist Episcopal Church, East Orange, NJ, in 1925. She and her husband George moved to Staten Island one year later.
Earliest Date 1925
Latest Date 1925
Subjects Clothing & dress
Weddings
Lexicon Sub-category Clothing -- Headwear
Associated People Vaughn, Marion
Catalog Number 89.016.0009
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by The Coby Foundation, 2009.
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