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Collection Fort Nisqually Permanent Collection
Object ID Number 2001.10.01
Object Name Hat, Top
Description Stove pipe top hat, 8" high. Brim is oval shaped and approximately 12 7/8" x 11". Crown is also oval shaped and approximately 7 5/8" x 7 1/4". Black ribbon is affixed to area where the crown joins the brim. There is no interior lining, but glue marks suggest that there may have been a lining at one time. Inside crown of hat is written in pencil "7 1/4 Jack Wiley [?] No 1". Hat may be made from beaver felt or brushed silk.
Date 1840-1860
Year Range from 1840
Year Range to 1860
Search Terms Top hat
stovepipe top hat
headgear
Men's hat
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