Early 1800's to Victorian Top Hat

This hat is a wired covered buckram hat. It is covered with black felted wool. The brim is edged with black grosgrain ribbon and the hatband and cockade are also grosgrain ribbon. Below are two pictures of Eli Smith wearing this hat with a costume of his design.

Photo by Me.

Last Revision: 18 Feb 2001

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