• vintage orange breton hat
  • Sharon originals hat label
  • vintage orange breton hat
  • Sharon originals hat label
SOLD OUT

Sharon Original Hat, 1950s Orange Straw, Two Combs, Size 20

$48.00

What a fun Sharon Original hat in bright orange straw and pinwheel ribbons.
Hat Size (cm): 20″ (51); Total Diameter: 11″ (28); Crown Height: 3″ (7.5); Width of brim: 2″ (5).
Condition: Very Good.
Era: 1950s.
Only one – Buy now.

SOLD OUT

SKU: Hat439 Categories: Spring & Summer Hats, Womens Hats Tags: Easter hats, Sold, sold gallery

This fantastic Sharon Original hat is cheerful orange Breton.

Sharon Original Hat Details

  • Fabulous Sharon Original hat.
  • Bright orange straw Breton.
  • Light orange grosgrain ribbon hatband and bow.
  • Lovely pinwheel ribbon design on the top of the hat in light orange and green.
  • Two small combs keep this hat in place.

What is a Breton Hat?

A Breton hat is a rounded or flat-crowned hat with a brim that turns up around the edges, originally worn by peasants in Brittany, a region in France. It is similar to a bowler, but the brim is wider and rolls up more dramatically. Wide brimmed Bretons were popular in the 1960s, when they were worn on the back of the head. An all-over feather Breton circa 1960-65 is in the collection of the Museum of Fine Art Boston. From Hatatorium, An Essential Guide for Hat Collectors, 2nd Edition.

NOT SHIPPABLE TO ITALY due to Italian customs prohibition.

Love Vintage Hats? 

Shop more hats for women here

You may also like…