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Ella Buchanan Gunn Army Green & Red Wool Cap Hat, 1940's

$150
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A 1940's army green wool cap with quilted stitching and a whimsical red trim by Atlanta milliner, Ella Buchanan Gunn. Ms. Gunn started her business in 1899 and was known throughout the South for her unique and stylish designs. This unusual topper is reminiscent of military caps and cleverly folds flat for easy storage. Pair it with woolens and plaids for a chic vintage touch. CONDITION Good vintage condition with a few missing threads from the quilted stitching on the body of the hat as shown in photograph 13. There are also some exposed hand stitches at the trim as shown in photograph 12. MEASUREMENTS The inner grosgrain rim measures 21.25" circumference. The cap has a 4" rise with 7" to the center crown. The zigzag brim measures 2.75" deep.

Details

  • Style
    Whimsical (Of the Period)
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Material Notes
    Army green wool body with red trim and a netted interior lining with grosgrain rim.
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Good vintage condition with a few missing threads from the quilted stitching on the body of the hat as shown in photograph 13. There are also some exposed hand stitches at the trim as shown in photograph 12.
  • Seller Location
    Atlanta, GA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU487314483232

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