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Black Velvet Hat, between 1951-1955

Identifier: B178.01.0002.00003


A black velvet half-circle shaped hat. There are four black velvet ''leaves'' covered in black velvet. Each of the four ''leaves'' has braid trimming around their edges. Highly decorative tulle covers the hat from the center back and would cover the face to eye level. A large black velvet covered button is at the top center of the hat. The label inside states ''Miss Sally Victor New York.'' Originally belonged to Sara Isaacson Ettenson.


  • between 1951-1955

Rights and Usage Statement

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1 Items (hat)

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

The collection contains clothing and hats worn by members of a Denver, Colorado, Jewish family and shows some styles worn for a number of decades.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair Velvet --Tulle (meshed textile) --Glass


Originally belonged to Sara Isaacson Ettenson.


Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

Interior label reads: ''''Miss Sally Victor New York''


Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

2150 East Evans Avenue
Denver CO 80208
(303) 871-3428