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Medium
fur, leather, silk
Measurements
79.0 cm (outer circumference) 16.0 cm (height) 26.0 cm (width)
Place/s of Execution
France
Inscription
label, inside centre back hatband, woven (vertically) in black on cream acetate: MADE IN / FRANCE
woven in black on cream acetate: YVES SAINT LAURENT / PARIS
Accession Number
CT371-1994
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1994
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
This tall, cylindrical hat made from two bands of mink. The crown is made from dark green-brown leather. The interior is lined with black silk, and finished with a black petersham ribbon. Canvas is used in the construction and concealed underneath the lining.