Object Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Object ID 1947.025.001
Object Name Hat
Collection Costume and Accessories
Credit line Gift of Miss Mary R. Devou
Year Range from 1850
Year Range to 1860
Made Dubell & Co.
Makers mark The inside of the crown has a gold stamp: "Dubell & Co. / No. 2 E. Third St. / Wilmington."
Description Hand-stitched man's white beaver hat that has a 1" wide band consisting of a tan silk grosgrain ribbon. It has a leather sweatband on the inside and is lined with pale blue paper. The inside of the crown has a gold stamp: "Dubell & Co. / No. 2 E. Third St. / Wilmington."
Dimensions H-5.75 W-12.375 L-13.75 inches
Dimension Details overall greatest dimensions
Owned John Yarnall
Provenance According to the donor, this hat belonged to her grandfather, John Yarnall (1782-1874).
Subjects Hats
Clothing & dress
Search Terms Beaver Hats
East Third Street
Wilmington
Nineteenth Century
Dubell & Co.
John Yarnall
New Castle County
Material Beaver
Place of Origin Wilmington, DE