This ladies bowler hat is by London hat makers A. J. White ltd of London. The hat is made of black felt, and is edged with black grosgrain ribbon, with the same ribbon tied in a bow around the base. It has a hard top. This hat has an elasticated chin strap, to secure the hat when riding. The hat band is a peach silky fabric and has “Anderson staff” written on it in pen. There is a second hatband made of a stiffer Brown fabric, with a white ribbon threaded though it. This has “KD” written on it in pen. The interior is lined with an off white satin, with a printed label stating “Mrs White, hatter and cap maker, 73 &74 Jermyn Street, St. James”. The label also has “A. J. White Ltd”. This hat would be perfect for re-enactors, a themed party or as a decoration.
🔸This hat is in good used vintage condition.
🔸The felt is in very good condition.
🔹A section of the hat band has become unstitched at the back. Please see the photos.
🔹The interior is in fairly good condition, with some marks and staining from use, and pen marks. Please see photos.
🔹There is a little wear to the edge. Please see the photos.
Please check the measurements carefully to avoid disappointment.
8” or 20cm front to back (internal)
6” or 15.5cm width (internal)
21 1/2” or 54.5cm circumference (hat size)
11 1/2” or 29cm front to back (external)
9 1/2” or 24cm width (external)
📦 This item will be sent internationally using Tracked Royal Mail shipping or Tracked and Signed for where available, and Tracked and Signed for to EU countries. Within the U.K., this item will be shipped by 2nd class Royal Mail signed for.
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