Ancient shapes for hats - Wood - Second half 19th century

Description
Ancient shapes for hats - Wood - Second half 19th century
Italy

Collection of ancient wooden hat forms from the mid-19th to the early 20th century. The collection consists of 10 wooden forms and 5 felt hats in different shapes, 15 items in total. Collection intended for specific collectors of the genre. All the shapes are handcrafted and come from an old shop of handmade hats in the city of Monza, once the capital of hat-making in the world. These wooden forms are made with various types of woods; the felt hats are unfinished, precisely to prove the material authenticity. The entire collection will be quickly shipped with accurate packaging.

Lot details
Object
Ancient shapes for hats
Material
Wood
Estimated Period
Second half 19th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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