HAT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-13583

Description

Black wool; bicorne; round medallion w/ pointed & pleated black ribbon w/ gold ribbon enclosing inscription; gold braid chin strap; gilt buttons w/ eagle; purple sweat band; paper lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hats
headgear
handmade
molding (forming)
wood (plant material)
fancy dress
armed forces
Men's clothing
Handmade
Molded
Military
Fancy Dress
HAT

Inscription

Crown of hat. 1. Metal letters & numbers in ribboned medallion: ""AHA/1638"" 2. Embossed on lining: ""BENT & BUSH/ COR. COURT & WASHINGTON STS./ BOSTON""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7171

Places

Massachusetts (United States)