Costume

1954

One hat. Description: Straw hat with brown cellophane binding, brown velvet hat band, brown belting band inside; front of hat decorated with brown velvet box, "fruits and vegetables" (...

ca. 1945

Hat. Description: Hat, red felt, with small brim and proportionally taller crown, hat band and two decorative feathers made out of the same felt, held on by means of a cord of black elastic that...

1934

Hat. Description: Hat, small, black taffeta with black flat bow at back, edged with fringed black taffeta which has been stitched in fine box pleats. Condition excellent. 13 1/4" including bow...

1948

Hat. Description: Hat, small sailor type of black feathers, decorated at left front with a poof of stripped pink feathers, and with dotted black veiling worn a the back; held on by means of a...

1950-1955

Hat, small, fine black straw, early 20th century. White elastic cord attached. (IBM, 3/10/1994) Early to mid 50's. (Joan Severa, 3/10/1994)

1940-1942

Hat, felt, dusty pink, high-shaped crown with medium wide brim, all top stitched; mid 20th century; size 22 label. Cataloguing fine, no additional comments. (Joan Severa, 3/8/1994)

c.1905

Hat, of black velvet, trimmed with 2 ostrich plumes. Label inside - Havens, Importer, Oakland, Calif. Merry Widow style. c 1905 as per ibm - 1977. Date is fine, it is not merry widow style....

1939-1947

Coat. Description: Coat, brown fur, (mink?) lined with black silk brocaded with roses, tag from "Harry J. Haesloop Furs, Oakland" on collar. 15 1/2" wide x 40 1/2" long....

ca. 1950's

Coat. Description: Coat, black wool, one button at neck center front, small collar decorated with black tape and cord; one pocket in seam at other side; long sleeves; lined in black satin;...

1980s

Leta Ramos bought these purple plastic beach shoes in Cadaques, Spain. They were designed by Thierry Mugler. A: Right shoe; B: left shoe.

ca. 1960

Woman's three-piece costume. Description: a: Black waffle weave (wool?) coat with pearl-gray lining, black and white Gray Shop label at nape, long sleeves, pocket on either side, tab/roll...

ca. 1960

Hat. Description: Pixie-like style, pheasant feather, smooth with "pouf" at top of crown, on brown felt base with invisible veil, two combs inside. 7 1/4" x 8" x 6 1/2...

c. 1938-1945

Hat, straw, navy with two red quill feathers, early 20th century.

c. 1942-1945

Hat, felt, medium blue, crocheted felt back, early 20th century snood at back. "Consumers' Protection Label"

c.1960s

Metallic silver leather evening bag; closes at the top, chain handle can fold inside if bag is to be used as a clutch. Decorated with a matching, flat, double bow at the top, front. Lined in...

Untitled
2004

These are a pair of training boxing boot used by Andre Ward to train for the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Greece. He won the gold medal in the light heavyweight division, the only boxer from...

1998

Cape is black polyester twill. When laid flat, cape is a half-circle. Appliqued in the shoulder area is a piece of black polyester knitted jersey which has an all-over applique of black suede in...

1991

Purse was designed by Gianni Versace from a fabric based on artwork by Andy Warhol, featuring the repeated image of Marilyn Monroe and James Dean in varying bright colors--yellow, red, pink,...

1991

Women's suit was designed by Gianni Versace from a fabric based on artwork by Andy Warhol, featuring the repeated image of Marilyn Monroe and James Dean in varying bright colors--yellow, red...

1974

Faded blue denim jacket, embroidered, decorated with sequins and beads and appliques. The jacket was embroidered and decorated by Gayle Bigler, who was 18 years old at the time. One the front...

1936-1940

Pair Shoes. Description: Pair shoes, charcoal brown cloth/tweed shoes with leather or leather-like instep decoration with eyelets and brown laces; medium high heels. A: right shoe, says "...

1908

Wedding dress and accessories. Material: satin. Date: 1908. Description: veil, orange blossoms, hose, shoes, corset, silk slip; worn by donor's mother whose husband is a cousin of Oakland...

1864

A = right glove, B= left glove. White kid gloves fastening at the back of the wrist with a metal hook into a loop "eye". Worn by Minnie who was probably age 2 - 4 for her Aunt Mary...

c.1971

This mini dress is made of commercially knitted fabric, black with touches of metallic gold. The neckline is scooped, dipping low in the back. There's a large, flounce as a collar (12.75...

© 2019 Oakland Museum of California