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Metallic Straw Lantern Hat

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Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2020005

Title

Metallic Straw Lantern Hat

Description

This is a metallic straw lantern hat. The hat is made of tan straw accented with metallic thread in silver, gold, and black. The crown is flat and circular. The crown has been placed inside of the brim and machine sewn together. On the inside of the crown there is a brown grosgrain ribbon. This piece was made by Eric Javits Inc. in the 1990s.

Creator

Eric Javits Inc.

Date

1990s

Subject

Clothing and Dress

Extent

Crown: 19.5", outer brim: 41.5", inner circumference: 21"

Medium

straw
metal

Type

Physical Object

Spatial Coverage

New York

Temporal Coverage

1990s

Costume Item Type Metadata

Source Identifier

VC2020005

Cataloguer with Date

Alexandra Figler 2020-02-03
Elena Rey 2020-02-03

Color Main

tan

Color Secondary

black
gold
metallic

Technique

machine sewing
weaving

A

Hat

Dimensions Other

Crown: 19.5"
Outer brim circumference: 41.5"
Inner circumference: 21"

Dimensions All

19.5" (crown), 41.5" (outer brim circumference), 21" (inner circumference)

Label

Eric Javits Inc. New York. Inside of crown.

Donor

Eric Javits Inc. on behalf of Douglas Parky Lee '94

Date Earliest

1990s

Date Latest

1990s

Classification

costume

Category

Outerwear

Function

outerwear

Public Information

This is a metallic straw lantern hat. The hat is made of tan straw accented with metallic thread in silver, gold, and black. The crown is flat and circular. The crown has been placed inside of the brim and machine sewn together. On the inside of the crown there is a brown grosgrain ribbon. This piece was made by Eric Javits Inc. in the 1990s.

Condition Term

excellent

Condition

This is in excellent condition. Never worn.

Storage Location

A16

Repository

Vassar College Costume Collection, Drama Department, 124 Raymond Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604

Donation Date

2020-01-17

Donor Class Year

1994

Work Type

hat
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