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1944.847A (RS276432)

Description

Black fur felt; wide black felt band (1-5/8"w) at crown with black grosgrain on edge of brim; black under brim; olive paper band with cream satin lining.

Details

Maker
Collins & Fairbanks Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1900-1991
Inscriptions
1. Printed label (lining): ""EXTRA QUALITY (with trademark of a globe with a top hat on it) COLLINS & FAIRBANKS/383 WASHINGTON ST./OPPOSITE FRANKLIN - BOSTON - REGISTERED."" 2. Gold initials: ""W.H.B.""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
felt (textile)
paper (fiber product)
satin
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
felt (textile)
Hat
Hat, Top
paper (fiber product)
satin
top hats
Dimensions
5 3/4 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1944.847A
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Walter H. Bradley
GUSN
53917
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