Hatbox with cover

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1835-1860

GUSN

GUSN-105

Description

Blue hatbox shape of a cocked hat (hat is inside).

Details

Descriptive Terms

hatboxes
headgear
paper (fiber product)
Box, Accessory
Hatbox
Men's clothing
Hatbox

Inscription

1. on outside: ""Mr. ... From S&A.H. RHOADES' HAT ESTABLISHMENT, corner of COURT & WASHINGTON STREETS, BOSTON."" 3 top hats are also on the label. 2. ""From S.M. HURLBERT'S PASTEBOARD, BAND, BOX & PAPER HANGING MANUFACTORY, NO. 25 COURT STREET, BOSTON."" 3. ""1/8 - - U.S. HOTEL (?)""

Additional Identification Number

1922.716B

Maker

Hurlbert, S. M. (Paper maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Accession Number

1922.716.2AB

Places

Massachusetts (United States)

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