Burnt Chestnut Snake Skin Hat / Cap / Helmet,  1970s  For Sale
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Burnt Chestnut Snake Skin Hat / Cap / Helmet, 1970s


This fantastic hat/cap made and sold at Neiman Marcus is an absolute delight! Reminds us of the helmet worn by Amelia Earhart in 1928 for her transatlantic journey. Or it evokes a ride around the track by a Daisy Buchanan on a a newly introduced Scout motorcycle by Indian! Miss Couture (Jr.) said swim cap from one of those great movies of old! Mrs. Couture sees "the future" in this beauty; straight from a high tech firm. Make it yours and let us know how you wear it! We would love to see! The hat/ca[ is composed of panels of burnt chestnut snakeskin, forming a soft, rounded bonnet. The aviator-style cap has an adjustable snakeskin chinstrap with loop fastens; the body of the cap features elastic at the base of the neck, to help conform the cap to the wearer’s head and neck. The cap is lined, and was made in France for Neiman Marcus Modern US Size: Medum- Large *All garments and accessories have been professionally cleaned and thoroughly checked before shipping. They are ready to wear upon arrival.


  • Brand
    Custom Neiman Marcus Millinery
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Condition
  • Dimensions
    Dm 7.25 in.Dm 18.42 cm
  • Marked Size
    Medium - Large (US)
  • Diameter
    7.25 in. (18.42 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Houston, TX
  • Reference Number
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