Overall: 7 1/2 x 13 x 11 1/2 in. ( 19 x 33 x 29.2 cm )
stamped in gold: inside top of crown: "ASTOR HOUSE / NEW-YORK / LEARY & Co. / Best"
handwritten in gold: on paper glued inside top: "H"
Black beaver (silk) top hat with cylindrical crown and flat brim; tan leather sweatband.
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