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Cloche hat belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Catalog Data

Designed by:
Frank M. Benson, American  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
cloth
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 1/16 × 7 1/16 in. (18 × 18 cm)
Type:
cloches
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1950-1980
Description:
This is a black faux fur hat belonging to Etta Moten Barnett. It is a cloche style hat with no brim and is composed of a soft faux fur material. There is a white tag sewn to the inside of the black grosgrain sweatband. Black text on the white label reads “Frank M. Benson.”
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Broadway Theatre  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.111
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57329e875-291d-4faa-b963-6e80b5f9e12b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.111