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Simpson's
Floral Hat Floral Hat
early 1960s early 1960s

This gift comprises textile objects from various generations of an eastern Ontario family. The Simpson’s hat is a well-preserved example of the early 1960s flare for synthetic flower adornment. It was originally owned by Anna Miller Langley (Ottawa 1915-Kemptville ON 2006; Queen’s Arts 1936), the donor’s third cousin.

 
Simpson's
Floral Hat Floral Hat
early 1960s early 1960s
net, synthetic fabric, velvet [?] ribbon net, synthetic fabric, velvet [?] ribbon
15.5 cm (height); 20 cm (diameter)
Gift of Blythe MacDonald (Science '99), 2013 Gift of Blythe MacDonald (Science '99), 2013
C13-002.04

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