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Medium
straw, ribbons
Measurements
111.0 cm (outer circumference) 10.0 cm (height) 36.0 cm (width)
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
Inscription
label, stitched to inner back crown, woven in black on cream polyester: Tamasine Dale / Melbourne
Accession Number
1996.773
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1996
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Natural straw picture hat with a deliberately crushed crown, a medium sized brim trimmed with a band of navy blue and claret red stripped antique ribbons. Clear plastic haircomb fixed to inside crown to secure hat to wear's head.