Doll's hat

Object Number: 
1975.21d
Date: 
ca. 1867
Medium: 
Textile, metal
Dimensions: 
overall: 2 x 2 1/4 x 1 3/8 in.
Description: 
Doll's hat in a half-moon shape of stiffened brown fabric trimmed in white lace with blue flowers along the crown; white silk ties.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this was purchased with a doll named "Marie" by Augustus Cory Richards in Paris in 1867 for his granddaughter, Edith Gray Richards, mother of the donor.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. E.J. Dimock
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group