#1409   Velvet Hat,   c. 1912


Black velvet, chenille, silk ribbon, beads, ostrich plumes and cotton lining.

Condition: Excellent.  

Measurements: Brim, 15" x 14"; Crown H, 4"; Inside crown, 6 1/2" x 8".

Comments: The pink trim on this black is very striking. There are three sections around the crown of pink chenille yarn stitched in horizontal bands. The beaded cockade & feathers gives this hat a lot of flair.