1850s/1860s Wide Brim Straw Hat
Wide brim straw hat perfect for the mid 19th century. 4 inch crown and 5 inch brim. Handwoven wheat straw sewn on an original 1860s machine. Silk grosgrain ribbon adorns the crown and hand sewn leather sweatband finishes off this wonderful hat. Meticulously reproduced from an array of original images and from an original in a private collection. These hats exceed all others currently avalible both in construction and materials. This will be a perfect addition to most spring and summer impressions.