Hat, miner's; CT77.144m
Hat, miner'sAbout this object
Miner's hat; a coal miner's hard hat, thought to have been used by Mr James Hurring, at the Kaitangata Mine in the 1880s.
The black, leather-board hat features a leather and canvas straps inside, an extra layer of leather board over the top and a fitting at the front, on which a small oil lamp is fixed.
processed material, leather
processed material, textile
processed material, metal
h 135mm x l 232mm x w 195mm
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"Object Type