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Hat

From the Collection of Brighton Historical Society First Floor Bayside Arts and Cultural Centre (Old Brighton Town Hall) Corner Carpenter and Wilson Streets Brighton Victoria

Description
Pink floral dome-shaped hat made up of silk and velvet pink hydrangea petals and mauve silk stems attached to a stiffened net base.
Object Registration
T0031
Keywords
thomas harrison, hats, 1960s fashion, melbourne fashion
Historical information
Thomas Harrison (1897-1981) was a leading Melbourne milliner from the 1930s. He began his millinery career in 1920, and by the late 1930s had a salon and workshop at 163 Collins St. He later moved the business to Toorak Road, South Yarra. He continued millinery work until 1975.
When Made
1960s
Made By
Thomas Harrison (Maker)
Inscriptions & Markings
Label, printed black on white acetate, centre back: THOMAS HARRISON
Last updated
13 Aug 2019 at 7:39PM