Search Results:

<< Viewing Record 101 of 105 >>
View : Light Box | List View | Image List | Detailed
 


Maker(s):Unknown
Culture:American
Title:Hat Box
Date Made:ca. 1824
Type:Container
Materials:newsprint and wallpaper
Place Made:North America; United States; Massachusetts
Measurements:overall: 7 1/2 in x 9 3/4 in x 7 3/4 in; 19.05 cm x 24.765 cm x 19.685 cm
Accession Number:  MH SK B.14.Z.44.2
Credit Line:Joseph Allen Skinner Museum, Mount Holyoke College
Museum Collection:  The Joseph Allen Skinner Museum at Mount Holyoke College
mh_sk_b_14_z_44_2_v1.jpg

Label Text:
SKINNER CATALOGUE: An old home made hat box, made of cardboard, top and bottom sewed to the rim and sides. Outside covered with gray and rose wallpaper, inside partly covered with an old Boston newspaper which carries the date 1824. The box contains a small top hat - B18UF1.1. Height 7 1/2". Diam. 9 3/4" x 7 3/4". Cat. 1/7/1937.

Tags:
boxes

Link to share this object record:
https://museums.fivecolleges.edu/detail.php?t=objects&type=ext&id_number=MH+SK+B.14.Z.44.2

Research on objects in the collections, including provenance, is ongoing and may be incomplete. If you have additional information or would like to learn more about a particular object, please email fc-museums-web@fivecolleges.edu.

2 Related Media Items

mh_sk_b_14_z_44_2_v1.jpg
mh_sk_b_14_z_44_2_v1.jpg
mh_sk_b_14_z_44_2_v1.jpg
mh_sk_b_14_z_44_2_v1_cc.jpg
<< Viewing Record 101 of 105 >>