Black Beaver Hat

Black Beaver Hat

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Description
This stovepipe hat was worn around 1850 and is made of black beaver fur. Inside the hat bears a personal note, “Hat made for Uncle Abe.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
hat
Other Terms
hat; Headwear; Accessories Worn on the Body; Male
date made
1837-1847
maker
Mugnier
place made
France: Île-de-France, Paris
ID Number
CS.015678
catalog number
015678
accession number
58845
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Julian James
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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