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Title: Bicorne cocked hat

Accession Number: 2000.165.3
Category: CLOTHING & ACCESSORIES - HEADWEAR
Type: bicorne cocked hat
Maker: Small, Page & Son
Place: England, London
Date: circa 1869
Materials: beaver; lace; gold braid; silk
Description: Uniform hat belonging to Rear Adm. Charles A. Baldwin; bicorne cocked hat, black beaver with black lace trim, gold braid on both ends and one side, which also has one gold-looped tassle with gold and blue weaving on top. Leather sweatband trimmed with purple silk. Red silk quilted lining printed in gold with hallmark of shield and 2 lions "SMALL PAGE 7 SON/ MILITARY OUTFITTERS/ 43, MADDOX ST./ NEW BOND ST. W."

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