Hatbox

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

183(1 or 9)

GUSN

GUSN-2444

Description

A wooden oval hat box covered with block printed floral wallpaper, white and pink carnations with green leaves on blue ground, lined with newspaper dated 1839.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hatboxes
accessories
pine (wood)
spruce (wood)
wallpapers
pine (wood)
Spruce
Pine
Wallpaper
HATBOX

Inscription

Labeled on the underside of the lid is: Warranted Nailed Band-Boxes. Made by Hannah Davies, Jaffrey, NH.

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Davis, Hannah (Maker)

Location of Origin

Jaffrey, NH, USA

Dimensions

9 1/2 x 12 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.468

Places

New Hampshire (United States)