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Hatbox

Description

Round leather case with embossed lozenges forming a circular motif on the front, leather straps, handle and brass clasp. The interior has a satin lining for the hat.

Details

Maker
Dunlap & Co. (Maker)
Date
1834-1867
Inscriptions
The leather band has intitials reading: JRM. A label reads: Extra Quality/Trade Mark/Dunlap & Co, NY/Reg US PAT Office;/Jackson & Co, 161 Tremont St. Boston, MA. There is also an applied gold ""M"".
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
leather
satin
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
HATBOX
hatboxes
leather
Leather
Satin
satin
Dimensions
11 x 12.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1533B
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12247

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