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Bowler hat

1942.5175 (RS256771)

Description

Men's Bowler hat, black felt with black grosgrain ribbon at base of crown and brim. Cream silk interior. Brown leather band with small cream bow at seam.

Details

Maker
Dobbs (Manufacturer)
Rogers Peet & Co. (Retailer)
Date
1930-1940
Inscriptions
"Dobbs / Fifth Avenue / New York / New York's Leading Hatters" "Rogers Peet / Company / New York - Boston." (printed)
Associated Building
Original To Beauport (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
felt (textile)
leather
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Descriptive terms
derbies (hats)
felt (textile)
Hat
hats
leather
silk (textile)
Dimensions
5 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 12 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.5175
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
316637

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