Image ID
ICHi-085546
Headline
Women's Bes-Ben hat trimmed with small plastic fruits
Date Created
circa 1952
Creator
Bes-Ben (Chicago, Ill.)
Creator Role
creator
Artwork/Object Depicted
hats
Copyright Notice
© 2015 Chicago Historical Society, all rights reserved
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-085546
Inventory Number
1976.114.4
Storage Location
Cost
Acquisition Source
Gift of Miss Helen Findlay
Max Pixels - Height
6400
Max Pixels - Width
4938
KEYWORDS
1976.114.4_04.tif
1976.114.4
Headgear
Accessories
Bes-Ben
Headpieces
1950-1959
Women's hat
Bes-Ben (Chicago, Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.)
costume
fashion
Green-Field, Benjamin
Green-Field, Benjamin Benedict
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womens bes ben hat trimmed with small plastic fruits

Women's Bes-Ben hat. Cap of green plastic leaves on green cotton buckram form. Sides of hat are trimmed with small plastic fruits, such as bananas, watermelon, pears, oranges, and strawberries. Green diamond-pattern net veil covers top of hat.

Women's Bes-Ben hat. Cap of green plastic leaves on green cotton buckram form. Sides of hat are trimmed with small plastic fruits, such as bananas, watermelon, pears, oranges, and strawberries. Green diamond-pattern net veil covers top of hat.