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Balenciaga Black Leather and gilt metal peaked cap

About

Raunchy leather cap designed by the wonderful Nicholas Ghesquiere of Balenciaga. This has a fantastic shape think Marlon Brando "The Wild Ones" - it has a really great mid century men's vibe but is actually designed for his women's collections. Good quality stiffish leather to hold its shape, with a soft cotton lining. The chain across the brow of the hat is a good quality flat link gilt chain. Labelled Balenciaga Paris made in France.

Details

  • Designer
    Nicholas Ghesquiere
  • Brand
    Balenciaga
  • Place of origin
    France
  • Period
  • Condition
    Good. The measurements are inside the crown and the height is the peak to top of cap. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 6 in.

    H 15.24 cm

  • Marked size
    OS (EU)
  • Diameter
    21.5 in. (54.61 cm)
  • Seller location
    London, GB
  • Seller reference number
    fboo37
  • Reference number
    LU30921147272

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