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Hatbox with cover

Description

Blue hatbox shape of a cocked hat (hat is inside).

Details

Maker
Hurlbert, S. M. (Paper maker)
Date
1835-1860
Inscriptions
1. on outside: ""Mr. ... From S&A.H. RHOADES' HAT ESTABLISHMENT, corner of COURT & WASHINGTON STREETS, BOSTON."" 3 top hats are also on the label. 2. ""From S.M. HURLBERT'S PASTEBOARD, BAND, BOX & PAPER HANGING MANUFACTORY, NO. 25 COURT STREET, BOSTON."" 3. ""1/8 - - U.S. HOTEL (?)""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear; Personal Carrying & Storage Gear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Box, Accessory
Hatbox
hatboxes
headgear
Men's clothing
paper (fiber product)
Accession Number
1922.716.2AB
GUSN
105
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