Vintage 1940s 1950s Wide Brimmed Black Hat with Open Crown by Merrimac

The Black Velvet Emporium

Fantastic 1940s 1950s black felt skimmer hat by Merrimac Hat Corp. Wool with a grosgrain ribbon round the crown and a bow in the back. Open crown for your updo! 1.5" wide satin lining round the inside of the crown. Label reads: Merrimac hat Corp Excelio. And the satin inside says Tish-U-Tex. Tag says size 22.
Excellent vintage condition. Almost mint really.

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