Hats off to this near mint condition boater's hat from the 1920's/30's! It's a genuine Wormser with perfect diamond cut woven sennit straw and beautiful black silk band with ivory & olive stripes. The inside has a genuine leather band with an open mesh liner to allow for air circulation in order to keep it cool and comfortable. On the inside top is a silk-like liner with the company logo imprinted in gold. These boater hats were first introduced in the late 1890's and within a decade developed into one of the most popular summer hats world wide. This particular one is a size 7 3/8 and measures 6" by 8" oval inside the brim and 11 by 12 1/2" on outside brim; its' 3 1/2" in height. A great look for that special guy!
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