Vintage Whittall & Shon Designer Gray Felt Hat With Black Bow and Net This beautiful wool felt ladies hat has a lovely soft color gray and is trimmed with a gorgeous pleated black satin band and side bow with black net veil with black sequins. The netting can be worn down over the face or turned up on the brim. Stylish 13” x 11 ¾” brim and a 3” crown, this hat would be fabulous for any special fall or winter event from a party or a wedding or Sunday go to church. Or just dress up your jeans! Measures 21 1/2” around measured on interior on black grosgrain ribbon, with Whittall & Shon label. Black elastic band to secure at the back. Interior of crown stamped Doeskin felt 100% wool Geo. W. Bollman & Co, Inc Made in USA. In excellent condition with no flaws I can find. A proper topper! Background on the designers from their website: Witty Confections that adorned the heads of mannequins in every major show from New York to Paris, hats have been rediscovered. In the forefront of this rediscovery is Whittall & Shon, known for their extravagant creations and the old-world quality of their millinery.
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