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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

American, second half of 19th century

Object Place

Boston, MA, USA


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)

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Medium or Technique

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


Textiles and Fashion Arts