Black straw boater style hat with a narrow front and side brim. Crown is wrapped in mauve and cream stripe silk with a side cluster of fabric.
The inside has a half velvet petersham band. I will include an elastic placement band you can add.
Label is Janine Lacroix, 6 Rue d'Artois Paris. I'm unable to find much information about this designer but the Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art has several of her hats on display.
As for the condition the body of the hat is very good but the fabric shows some age. Originally there was black netting but that has been removed.
Inner circumference is 20 inches. Given the size I believe it might originally have been designed as a tilt.
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