1940s Dobbs suede finish fedora hat

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This vintage hat was made by Dobbs in the early 1940s. It is made of a suede-finish fur felt, with an underwelt brim edge and a teardrop crease. This is typical of sporty fedoras of the wartime period. The hat has a brown leather sweatband, which bears the slanted Dobbs name. The hat was originally sold at Vandt’s Mens Wear of Missoula, Montana.

Size: 7
Brim Width: 2-3/4″
Crown Height: 5-3/8″

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Flechet Fedora

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This vintage fedora was made in the USA by Bollman under the name of the famous French hatmaker, Flechet.  It is camel colored fur felt with a leather hatband.  It has a tapered blocking to the crown and an underwelt brim edge.
Size: 7
Brim Width: 2-1/4″
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