Antique Mens Stove Pipe Hat 1880s JH Windsor
Fantastic Estate buy, this antique "stove top" hat is from the late 1880s, and is in very good condition for is age, and quite wearable. The hat is made of fine beaver fur with a silk under brim.
The Antique Top Hat, or stove pipe hat is lined in taupe silk, and stamped inside is J.H Windsor, 343 W. Baltimore St, Baltimore MD.
It measures 6 1/4" tall, and 2 1/8 wide brim in front. Inside measurement is 22" or size 7 in modern terms. It has some wear as shown in photo,including the underbrim being quite moth chewed, but over all really good!