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[Evolution of cocked hats, England, ca. 17th century.]

Image ID: 823990

[Evolution of cocked hats, England, ca. 17th century.] (1833)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Evolution of cocked hats, England, ca. 17th century.]

Published Date

: 1833

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 28 x 18 cm. (11 x 7 1/4 in.)


: Printed text in part: "The inconvenience of these very broad brims being at length perceived, first one, and then two flaps were made to turn up, as follows, until about the time of Queen Anne, the third was turned up, and the regular cocked hat formed. Cocked hats, of various sorts, were for the ensuing fifty or sixty years much in vogue …" Printed on border: "The Saturday Magazine." Written on border: "July 20, 1833." Foxing on image.

Original Source

: From Saturday magazine. John William Parker, 1832-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Hats -- 1600s

Source Description

: 1 folder (9 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC HATS-16

Digital ID

: 823990

Record ID

: 714159

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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