Christian Dior

CHRISTIAN DIOR c. 1957 Vintage Black Ostrich Feather & Velvet Hat

This rare and iconic vintage Christian Dior hat from the 1950s, probably from around Fall 1957, Dior's last collection before his untimely death, is crafted from black velvet and adorned with a black velvet bow and wispy long ostrich feathers. The elegant and glamorous design bears the Christian Dior New York label and was made in France.

Reference photos with similar Dior hat styles from 1957: 1) + 2) Suzy Parker wearing a Christian Dior ostrich feather hat from Fall 1957, shot by Richard Avedon, 3) Christian Dior 1957, 4) Christian Dior Fall 1957, shot by Frank Horvat.

CONDITION
Excellent vintage condition

MEASUREMENTS
Inner circumference along the grosgrain band approx. 50,0 cm/19.7"