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Top Hat in Hatbox

Description

.1) Hat - Black; collapsible (mechanical); brown embossed leather lining; maroon satin lining; black grosgrain ribbon; .2 A&B) Box and cover - hat box has same embossed "diamond" pattern and is lined with blue and white striped wallpaper.

Details

Maker
Yerles, J. (Maker)
Date
1890-1899
Inscriptions
Stamped in gold on box top and hat/crown: ""A LA PLAZA DE BOLIVAR - J. YERLES - ANTIGUA CASA GALLISOT: Se encuentra en las Casa ropa hecha sombreros calzado de todas Clases i varios - articullos de moda - Bogota""
Location of origin
Bogota, Colombia
Material
cloth
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Descriptive terms
bandboxes (containers)
cloth
Grosgrain
Hat
Hat, Top
Men's clothing
silk (textile)
top hats
Accession Number
1988.211.1-.2AB
GUSN
41108

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