Militia Officer’s Chapeau de Bras
Militia Officer’s Chapeau de Bras

Militia Officer’s Chapeau de Bras


From Fairfield Museum

Date manufactured/created
circa 1840 – 1842
Description
Militia officer’s hat called a chapeau de bras, made by Jesse Banks of Redding, Connecticut. 
Dimensions

Measurement Notes: 8 1/2” overall height, 15 3/4” overall width
Credit Line
Gift of Cyrus Sherwood Bradley
Accession/ID number
1978.67.0