Doll's hat

Object Number: 
1975.21e
Date: 
ca. 1867
Medium: 
Textile, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/4 x 1 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. ( 0.6 x 3.8 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Doll's hat in a square shape of white lace over a wire frame trimed with gold beads and braid with two gold tassels at rear; long gold and white lace train.
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