Wool, other textile, leather, metal
Overall: 7 3/4 x 9 1/2 x 8 in. ( 19.7 x 24.1 x 20.3 cm )
maker's label: inside top of crown: "McCORMICK & BRO. / 149 W. BALTIMORE ST / BALTIMORE"
Dress hat with soft dark blue wool felt crown which is cylindrical, with slight forward angle, pointed lower edge in back, and flat and rigid circular top; black patent leather visor and chinstrap; black textile lining and black leather sweatband; one gilded brass button embossed with shield-breasted eagle found pinned to sweatband.
Gift of Miss Bess Haring, through Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, New Jersey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.