Collection Online
Medium
silk velvet, silk, cotton, elastic
Measurements
45.5 cm (outer circumference) 12.0 cm (height) 15.5 cm (width)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Inscription
label, center front underside of crown, black polyester on white polyester: LIZA / (symbol) / STEDMAN / Millinery / HANDMADE IN AUSTRALIA
Accession Number
2003.17
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 2003
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Olive green silk velvet percher with a pair of blocked harlequin shoes on top. The shoes feature red and blue diamonds patterns and thick cord like laces curled around the shoe forms. The underside is lined in red silk and fastens to the head with a band of brown hat elastic.