Hat

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Object Name: 
Hat
Accession Number: 
50.4.165
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.75 cm; Crown Diam: 5.25 cm; Brim Diam: 6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1825-1835
Primary Description: 
Hat. Lead glass, colorless; pattern-molded gather blown into a full-size three-piece mold; "beaver-hat" shape -- high crown tapering to narrow folded brim turned down in front and back, and up on the sides; geometric sunburst pattern GIII-7 on expanded vertical ribbing and falling on crown; rough pontil mark at center top of crown.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Pitman, Harold, Former Collection
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 223, third from left; BIB# 22375