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Hatbox

Description

Top hat shape; light brown leather in fragile condition; band of leather missing; brass lock; padded interior lined with blue and white striped chintz; leather handle and strap are missing.

Details

Maker
Seabrook (Maker)
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
1. Brass plaque on front of box engraved with: ""J.S. Noyes"" 2. Paper label on cover: ""SEABROOK - 5 Cornr St Pauls Ch. Yd""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
cotton (textile)
leather
stitching
Object type
Personal Gear; Personal Carrying & Storage Gear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Box, Accessory
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
Hatbox
hatboxes
leather
Men's personal gear
stitching
Accession Number
1942.65AB
GUSN
192

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