Military Hat

Date

1812-1839

GUSN

GUSN-43205

Description

Black; top hat style w/ metal trimmings of eagle, star, 2 silver thread/coiled tassels, silver chain; lined w/ leather; painted wool; lid painted green.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hats
military uniforms
headgear
leather
metal
thread
metallic (color attribute)
wool (textile)
silver (metal)
armed forces
Men's clothing
Unidentified Metal
Silver Thread
Leather
Military
HAT

Inscription

Paper label inside crown: eagle w/ banner saying: ""E PLURIBUS UNUM - ALL KINDS OF EQUIPMENTS, FURNISHED BY JOHN J. LOW & CO., No. 19 WASHINGTON STREET, BOSTON""

Additional Identification Number

A1967

Maker

John J. Low & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Accession Number

1988.209

Places

Massachusetts (United States)