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Pillbox Hat, circa 1960

Identifier: B178.01.0003.00004


A woman's pillbox style hat covered with small bird feathers in turquoise, red, white and black. The middle of hat does not have feathers. There is an aqua-blue colored velvet bow in the front. An uneven aqua colored tulle covers the entirety of the hat and it forms a veil across the front. There is a hatpin with a black velvet head in the top of crown and a hatpin with white pearl-like bead head in the front rim. This view shows the front of the hat and the two hatpins. Originally belonged to Sara Isaacson Ettenson.


  • circa 1960

Language of Materials

From the Collection:

The materials have labels in English.

Rights and Usage Statement

This Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use. In addition, no permission is required from the rights-holder(s) for educational uses. For other uses, you need to obtain permission from the rights-holder(s).


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


Originally belonged to Sara Isaacson Ettenson.


Title supplied by archivist.


Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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