A fine quality men's straw boater hat c1900-1910.
The tightly woven straw has a slight sheen, the crown has a lovely striped silk grosgrain ribbon in burgundy and silvery gray.
Inside the crown is lined with white silk, the name of the manufacturer is printed on it- Knox, Fifth Ave, New York, the store name is printed in gold on the band-Franklin Simon, Fifth Avenue, New York.
The brim measures 2" wide, the crown is 3&3/8" high, the silk ribbon is 2.25" wide, the inside crown measurement is 22".
Excellent condition, very clean with minimal wear, near mint condition.
A wonderful antique boater for a man or woman.
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