picture hat

noun
a woman's hat having a very broad, flexible brim, often decorated with feathers, flowers, or the like.

Origin:
1885–90

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picture hat
 
n
a decorated hat with a very wide brim, esp as worn by women in paintings by Gainsborough and Reynolds

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Her gown was of white and pink satin and chiffon, with picture hat to match.
With this was worn a large picture hat ornamented by plumes, and she carried a shower of mignonette.
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