The inside of the hatband of this hat measures 59.5cm , that is between a size 7¼ and 7⅜ in UK hat sizes or 7⅜-7½ in the USA
The hat is covered in black silk plush, which is in very good condition. I cannot see any rubbing at all around the crown or the brim
The hat has its original black hatband
The black fabric on the underside of the rim is also in good condition
Inside the hat is lined in cream silk, it is stamped "E.Motsche, 42, Avenue George V, 68 R.Francois 1er, Paris", it is also stamped "Special E.M." indicating the quality and has a previous owner's initials M.V.
Ernest Mosch founded this company in 1887, they were taken over by Hermes in 1991.
This hat would be perfect for formal wear or Royal Ascot.
It still has its original Motsch white cardboard box, this has a stain and a hole in its lid
Height of crown : 5¾ inches (14.8cm)
Interior Circumference : 23½" (59.5cm)
Interior Width : 6⅝" (17cm)
Interior Depth (front to back): 8¼" (21cm)
Please ask for any other measurements that you require
Ref : Tophat005
£640.00 (+ £10.00 insured shipping within UK which should take 24-48 hours),
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