For sale is this AMAZING and rare hat from the 1800s. This is from the second half of the 1800s, probably between 1850 and 1880. It is all hand done dark straw with a satin ribbon to tie under the chin, and a band of brown velvet around the back edge. It is lined in a black cotton lining. It also has a cloth backed bird wing feather trim that is currently detached, but is included. You can choose whether to have this trim on or off.
The hat is in excellent condition. There at no holes, and the satin ribbons are intact with no shredding. The feather piece is also in excellent condition. This came from the estate of a collector and has been well cared for. The inside measures 21 1/2" around.
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