Panamahoed, halffabrikaat met label, Corbeau

 

Panamahoed, halffabrikaat met label. Onafgewerkte randen, zonder band. Met aangehechte kaart, met niet volledig correcte tekst in Engels en Duits.

Objectnummer
87071
Instelling
Museum Rotterdam
Periode
2008/2009
Opschriften
Etiket: "Original Panama / 100% Toquilla Straw / Handmade in Ecuador". Kaart: "Panama / The Legend hat / (originally made in Ecuador) / Since 1630 Ecudorian hats have covered many famous / heads including Napoleon, Winston Churchll, Nikita Krustchev, / Harry Truman, Paul Newman Anthony Hopkins and others.. / In 1906 Theodore Roosevelt wore one of our hats while visiting / the construction on the Panama canal. His picture traveled / around the world and thuis masterpiece became known as / "the Panama hat". / Our craftsmen cooperative societies take between on week and / 6 months to manufacture one hat depending on the thickness / using only the tinest selected natural "toquilla" straw fibers. / To restore to its original shape it can be ironed with a cloth / between steam-iron and hat. It can be reset to your head / size by sewing the band on with a few stitches.

Panamahoed, halffabrikaat met label. Onafgewerkte randen, zonder band. Met aangehechte kaart, met niet volledig correcte tekst in Engels en Duits.

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