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Military Hat

Description

Black; top hat style w/ metal trimmings of eagle, star, 2 silver thread/coiled tassels, silver chain; lined w/ leather; painted wool; lid painted green.

Details

Maker
John J. Low & Co. (Maker)
Date
1812-1839
Inscriptions
Paper label inside crown: eagle w/ banner saying: ""E PLURIBUS UNUM - ALL KINDS OF EQUIPMENTS, FURNISHED BY JOHN J. LOW & CO., No. 19 WASHINGTON STREET, BOSTON""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
leather
metal
metallic (color attribute)
silver (metal)
thread
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
armed forces
HAT
hats
headgear
leather
Leather
Men's clothing
metal
metallic (color attribute)
Military
military uniforms
silver (metal)
Silver Thread
thread
Unidentified Metal
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1988.209
GUSN
43205

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