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Ella Buchanan Gunn Mauve Mohair Wool Hat With Beaded Brim

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This precious 1940's hat by Atlanta milliner, Ella Buchanan Gunn, beautifully frames the face. The pinkish mauve faux fur wool body is expertly crafted into a skull cap with asymmetrical upturned brim. It is anchored with a crescent detail on the side and decorated with rhinestone embellished gold braid. It is actually reminiscent of garland and perfect for the holiday season. Ms. Gunn started her business in 1899 and was known throughout the South for her unique and stylish designs. CONDITION Good condition with some wear and light soiling to the mohair body. MEASUREMENTS The inner rim measures 20.5". The upturned brim measures 3.75" wide at the front. The crown has a 4.5" rise at the front and 6.75" to the center. The crescent shape at the side measures 3.75" at widest point.


  • Designer
    Henry Pollak
  • Brand
    Henry Pollak
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Material Notes
    Mauve mohair body with gold braided trim embellished with, beads, sequins, rhinestones and faux pearls.
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Good condition with some wear and light soiling to the mohair body.
  • Seller Location
    Atlanta, GA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU48732092633

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