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Antique John David Bowler/Derby Hat

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Start price: $10

Estimated price: $100 - $200

Buyer's premium: 18%

Antique John David Bowler/Derby Hat. This classic 19th century mens bowler/derby black fur felt hat by John David New York features a tapered upturned 2” wide brim, a 22.5” circumference, a 5” tall crown, and a 1 1/4” wide black grosgrain ribbon band with raw ends. As well as a beautifully finished inner ivory silk lining. John David Hats can be found in the Metropolitan Museum of Art Collection. The hat is in good condition with the brim ribbon having several splits and the inner leather band being almost completely detached from the hat. If you have any doubt, please ask questions! We will provide extra pictures, or can schedule an in person or video conference preview at your convenience. In house Flat Rate Shipping of $20 is a domestic shipping estimate for first lot and includes insurance. We will gladly combine multiple lots for your convenience and economy. Each additional lot we can pack in the same box is $5 each. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or for an International Shipping Quote BEFORE the auction.