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Catalog Number L2007.0005.0001
Object Name Hat, Top
Description Black beaver top hat with wide brim and tall crown.

Interior edge is lined with black leathter and can be sinched tighter with cord threaded through top edge of lining.
Collection Childs Collection
Material Fur (beaver), Cardboard, Leather, Cloth
Latest Date 1880
Earliest Date 1860
Made commercially-produced
Place of Origin New Hampshire
History of Ownership Accession tag attached it object reads "Beaver hat presentted to the Laconia Public Library by Andrew Childs"
Repository From the collections of Laconia Public Library
People Childs, Andrew
Subjects 1860s
Clothing & dress
Top hats