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Derby Hat

Description

Black felt hat with grosgrain ribbon at crown & on edges of brim; (1"w) brown leather band lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1905
Inscriptions
On inside of hat: 1. Printed label: ""JACKSON & CO/ 161 TREMONT ST./ (motif of half-circle)/ BOSTON, MASS"" 2. Gold initials: ""C H N"" 3. Embossed: ""JACKSON & C/ 161 TREMONT ST."" 4. Embossed: ""DUNLAP/ REGISTERED U.S. PATENT OFFICE"" 5. Paper label beneath leather band: ""7-1/8/ LOT 23786/ FINISHER 14/ BLOCK/ 146/ 5-1/2""
Material
felt (textile)
leather
molding (forming)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
derbies (hats)
DERBY
Felt
felt (textile)
headgear
leather
Leather
Men's clothing
Molded
molding (forming)
wool (textile)
Dimensions
7.125 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1988.183
GUSN
13249

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