Collection Online
straw, silk, cotton
143.0 cm (outer circumference) 4.0 cm (height) 49.0 cm (width)
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
label, inside crown along band, woven and embroidered in gold: Thomas Harrison of Melbourne / 3RD FLOOR / CHARTRES HOUSE. / 163 COLLINS ST ('T' in ST superscript and underlined)
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by Thomas Harrison, 1980
© Courtesy of the artist's estate
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Natural baku straw with flat crown and a wide brim lined with double grey pleated chantilly lace, the crown trimmed with a band of twisted pink velvet.