Return to search

Women's velvet hummingbird hat

Collections items are not for sale. A photo reproduction can be purchased.

Titles Women's velvet hummingbird hat
Description Women's close-fitting brimless turban-style hat made of wine-colored velvet, and embellished with three hummingbirds at the front left, circa 1880s. There is a paisley-patterned ribbon wrapped around the sides. The interior lining is black silk. Owned by Rita MacMullan of Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 3 inches height
7 inches width
9 1/4 inches depth
Nomenclature turban
Materials velvet (fabric weave)
silk (textile)
feather (material)
Subjects Owned by: MacMullan, Rita D.
Used in: Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Clothing. Women's Hats & Headgear. Hats & Headgear. 1880s
Dates Creation: 1880 - 1889
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 63.123.3 (Accession Number)

User Comments

Add a comment:

Name: (required)

E-mail: (required)

I agree to the Terms of Use (required)

If you are a person leave these fields blank.