Hatbox

Collection Type

  • Household Accessories

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-192

Description

Top hat shape; light brown leather in fragile condition; band of leather missing; brass lock; padded interior lined with blue and white striped chintz; leather handle and strap are missing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hatboxes
accessories
cotton (textile)
stitching
leather
Box, Accessory
Hatbox
Men's personal gear
Hand Stitched
Cotton
Hatbox

Inscription

1. Brass plaque on front of box engraved with: ""J.S. Noyes"" 2. Paper label on cover: ""SEABROOK - 5 Cornr St Pauls Ch. Yd""

Maker

Seabrook (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Personal Gear; Personal Carrying & Storage Gear

Accession Number

1942.65AB

Places

Massachusetts (United States)