Hat label

American
first quarter of the 19th century
Retailed by Emmes & Co.


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

19.2 x 17.3 cm (7 9/16 x 6 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1765a

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, embossed and printed

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White circlular lining fragment from a man’s hat, merchant’s name and address in center of leaf, ribbon, and blossom motifs

Inscription

Printed in black: Emmes & Co., 10 Elm Street, Boston

Provenance

Miss Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, December, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone