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HAT, TOP

Description

Fawn; molded felt; with tan linen band (2-1/8" wide); trim around brim is missing; linen band and silk damask lining with net at crown.

Details

Maker
Possibly Peck & Co. (Milliner)
Date
1825-1840
Inscriptions
Printed on lining: medallion with eagle with wings spread atop circle with the numbers ""23 & 25"" inside, and banner with ""WASHINGTON ST"" below; also, below banner is ""BOSTON - PECK & CO.""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
felt (textile)
linen (material)
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Felt
felt (textile)
Hand Stitched
HAT, TOP
headgear
Linen
linen (material)
Men's clothing
stitching
top hats
wool (textile)
Dimensions
5.25 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.2041
GUSN
145

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