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Stovepipe Hat

1991.1615 (RS25737)

Description

A short, oval brim with a tall stovepipe crown with flat top; black satin ribbon at base of crown with a silver buckle; lined with green, brown, white and rouge striped silk fabric and black leather inner band (all black exterior).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1865
Inscriptions
There is a printed label on the undercrown: ""P.K. Remick/ maker/Newburyport Ma""
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
beaver (animal)
brushwork
napping
skin (collagenous material)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Beaver
Brushed
brushwork
HAT, TOP
headgear
napping
Possibly beaver (animal)
Possibly skin (collagenous material)
top hats
Dimensions
7.25 x 9.25 x 10.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1615
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3115

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