Hat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-12246

Description

A black man's hat, with a wool band, and a grosgrain ribbon around the rim. It has an interior leather band.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hats
headgear
appliqué (technique)
felt (textile)
cloth
hair
leather
ribbon (material)
wool (textile)
Leather
Felt
Hair
Wool
Grosgrain
Ribbon
Applied
HAT

Inscription

The leather band has intitials reading: JRM. A label reads: Extra Quality/Trade Mark/Dunlap & Co, NY/Reg US PAT Office;/Jackson & Co, 161 Tremont St. Boston, MA. There is also an applied gold ""M"".

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Dunlap & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Dimensions

6.5 x 9.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1533A

Places

New York state (United States)
Massachusetts (United States)