hat is stamped Peachbloom velour, Merrimac body, and
is labeled styled by abbye - measures 22" circumference.
The color- black- is uniform and I see no moth nips-
trim shows a little age and wear but not much. Overall
in very good vintage condition, clean, and ready to
vintage cloche hat is made of dark chocolate brown felt
embellished with ribbon and pheasant feathers. It is
stamped Firenze, Imported Fur- has a union label, and
measures 22" circumference. I see no fading to
the felt- a few tiny superficial moth nips and the feathers
are a little ruffled at the edges as shown- no other
issues noted. ID=
Gorgeous 1940's Vintage Ladies Pheasant Feather Hat
unique hat. This is a stunning vintage ladies pheasant
feather hat from the 1940's! In fabulous condition inside
and out! This hat would be fabulous to wear or display
with your collection.
There are no tags or marking on the inside. I think this
will fit small and medium. ID=hat13
vintage hat is probably from the 50's. The basic hat
appears to be made from a firm black wool knit. Style
features uniform 3" wide slightly floppy brim and
low(3.5" high at top center) rounded soft unconstructed
has concentric tiny tucked seams and crown has similar
seams but in a spiral which begins at top center crown.
This seaming gives firmness and structure to the knit
fabric. Soft fluffy white angora yarn is firmly chain
stitched onto these seams giving a narrow striped look
to the hat. Chain stitching on brim is done so that
the stripe is uniform on both the top and underside
of entire brim.
is .5" wide black velvet with pearl and rhinestone
trim and side low bow.
the hat has a black grosgrain ribbon inner band with
label, "Genuine ANGORA". Inner hatband measures
brim allows for a lot of styling options. Hat is in
excellent condition. Has very contemporary look--great
accent piece to add to basic black wardrobe. ID=hat14
It is made of various shades of brown feathers all over,
with a light salmon colored velveteen ribbon (about
1-1/2" wide), just above the rim. It is 7-1/2"
high, the brim is 9-1/2" wide and the head opening
is 7". It is in its original Jelleff's Department
Store box (Frank R. Jelleff's Department Store was in
the Washington, D. C. area for many years and is now
defunct). The box is not in good condition, but still
is an antique cast iron bank entitled “Top Hat”.
It measures 2 1/4”. The paint is fairly worn (see
photo) but otherwise in good condition. The top of the
bank (by coin slot) has the words “Pass around
bank is listed in the “Collectors Encyclopedia
Toys – Banks” book . ID=ANTQTOY1
I realize that this item is probably
in the "wrong" category and we are planning
to add a antique toy section but for now it's home is
in the "hats" category.