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Object Name: top hat

Artist/Maker: J A Wilson, opp Corn Exchange, Manchester
Role in production: retailer
Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom, England, Manchester
Date: 1830-1840

Accession Number: 1973.76
Image Copyright: ©Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • silk
  • velour
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Technique
 
Description

Dove grey velour top hat. Tall cylindrical crown, tapering out very slightly to top, narrow stiffened brim turned up at sides, narrow corded silk ribbon round crown buckling at centre front; leather inside headband sides lined white jap silk over paper; base lined corded watered silk printed with the label.

Dimensions

Type: size
Height: 19 cm
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