Boy's hat

American
second half of 19th century
Maker L.P. Hollander & Company


Object Place: Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

8.89 cm (3 1/2 in.); Legacy dimension: H: 3 1/2 in. (9.0 cm); Circ. (brim): 28 1/2 in. (72.0 cm)

Accession Number

1996.270

Medium or Technique

Felted wool, trimmed with silk grosgrain ribbon and silk satin lining

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dove gray felt (wool), low-crowned bowler hat trimmed with beige grosgrain silk ribbon hatband and bow. Inside lined with leather band, cream silk lining, and 6 7/8” label

Credit Line

Gift of Mary Van Rensselaer McKee in memory of Mrs. Cullen Van Rensselaer Cogswell