Man's black silk top hat

French
19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

56 cm (22 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1602

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

High slightly flared crown, narrow brim turned down at front and back. Black grosgrain ribbon hatband and binding. Black and brown striped paper lining marked with lion above “Modes de Paris.” Blue cardboard hatbox.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection