Hat box

Object Number: 
X.194bc
Date: 
1820-1840
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
overall (with lid): 7 x 21 x 12 3/4 in. ( 17.8 x 53.3 x 32.4 cm )
Description: 
Cardboard hat box for chapeau; crescent shaped, covered with paper stenciled with floral and scroll design.
Gallery Label: 
This hat box contained chapeau X.194a, labeled by New York City hatter Elisha Bloomer.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group