This beautiful old hat is simple but chic and appears to be made of a luxurious dark brown mink. I believe is would be considered a pillbox style hat that would accentuate an outfit without taking center stage. Bands of fur encircle the hat like a rich chocolate ladyfinger dessert. The bands taper slightly as they come to a subtle point I at the center. The fur is quite pretty with dark tips and a slightly lighter color nap close to the hide. It has a fabric inner lining with a wide elastic band. Attached to the elastic head band is a label that reads; Marshall Field & Company. On the back side of the elastic there is a Union Made label. I would assume this is from the 1950’s or 1960’s.
The opening measures about 20 ½” inside circumference and it’s about 3 ½” high with a slightly doming crown. It is in very good condition with minimal wear.
The hat comes with its original box that reads; A Mr. Henri Creation. The box measures about 7 5/8” in diameter by 4 ¼” high and it is in good condition with minor soiling and stains on the lid. It has the original cord to secure the lid.
The pictures are not shown at actual size. Please refer to the description for actual measurements.
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