Lovely dark navy blue (nearly black) veil hat from the early to mid-1950s. Modified pillbox shape with a bow above each ear and matching net veil. Inner grosgrain band. From the Wilma C. estate.
Thanks to friend and millinery expert Barbara of http://www.ruedelapaixhats.com/ for help dating our hats.
Labels: J.P. Allen & Co. (defunct, high-end Atlanta department store on downton Atlanta's Peachtree Street)
Materials: straw or Swiss-made straw cloth, nylon net veiling
Condition: no flaws to note
Dimensions: 21"/53cm circumference at inner band, 3"/7.5cm total height
(BDV SKU: 00563-005)
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