|Object ID #||2015.010.003|
|Title||Paisley Pattern Hat|
|Made||Mitchell (née Taylor), Gwen|
|Place of Origin||Sydenham Township (formerly), Municipality of Meaford, Grey County|
|Description||Bucket-shaped woman's hat. It has a green, blue, orange and brown Paisley print, a salmon pink fabric lining and a brown ribbon sweatband.|
Made by Gwen Mitchell (née Taylor) in Sydenham Township, Grey County. Dates to the 1960s.
Belonged to Gwen Mitchell. She learned hatmaking through short courses held at the Women's Institute, and often made hats to match her home-made dresses.
Last owned by one of her daughters, Donna Mitchell of Annan, Grey County.
|Collection||Textiles, 20th-c Clothing Collection, Women's|
|Dimensions||H-16.5 W-18 L-21.5 cm|
|Found||Sydenham Township (formerly), Municipality of Meaford, Grey County|