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Man's black leather top hat. Cylindrical crown, brim rolled slightly at sides. Grosgrain ribbon hatband; black steel eyelets at crown sides. Black leather headband, white moiré silk and paper lining marked "PARIS."

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French (Paris), mid-19th century

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

56 cm (22 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.187

Medium or Technique

Leather; Grosgrain ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes