Shaker Museum

Mold, Hat

Hat form inscribed "Benjamin Gates" and "Rufus C", Mount Lebanon, NY

Object ID
1961.13072.1
Community
New York, Mount Lebanon
Makers
Shaker
Description

Oval pine hat mold with square through mortise in center and inclined 1 1/16" diameter holes to either end from center. Top flat, bottom saddled.

Dimensions

1 3/8 x 7 15/16 x 6 5/16 in. (3.6 x 20.1 x 16.0 cm)

Inscriptions

F

Inscription method: handwritten, pencil

Inscription location: top

New York, Mount Lebanon

New York,  Mount Lebanon

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Shaker Museum Mold, Hat. https://shakermuseum.us/object/?id=19577. Accessed on May 7, 2021

PEOPLE

Crosman, Rufus

1798-1891

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PEOPLE

Gates, Benjamin

1817-1908

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