Derby Hat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1905

GUSN

GUSN-13249

Description

Black felt hat with grosgrain ribbon at crown & on edges of brim; (1"w) brown leather band lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

derbies (hats)
headgear
felt (textile)
leather
molding (forming)
wool (textile)
Men's clothing
Felt
Leather
Molded
DERBY

Inscription

On inside of hat: 1. Printed label: ""JACKSON & CO/ 161 TREMONT ST./ (motif of half-circle)/ BOSTON, MASS"" 2. Gold initials: ""C H N"" 3. Embossed: ""JACKSON & C/ 161 TREMONT ST."" 4. Embossed: ""DUNLAP/ REGISTERED U.S. PATENT OFFICE"" 5. Paper label beneath leather band: ""7-1/8/ LOT 23786/ FINISHER 14/ BLOCK/ 146/ 5-1/2""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Headwear

Dimensions

7.125 (H) (inches)

Accession Number

1988.183

Places

Massachusetts (United States)