• VIntage betmar hat
  • Betmar hat union unite label
  • VIntage betmar hat
  • Betmar hat union unite label

Vintage Betmar Hat, 1990s Brown Wool Breton, Size 21.5


Vintage 1990s Betmar hat.

This vintage Betmar hat is a wide brim wool Breton and is a terrific look for Winter.
Approx. Hat Size (cm): 21.5″ (54.5); Diameter: 15″ (38); Crown Height: 4″ (12.5); Width of Brim: 3″ (6).
Condition: Wear commensurate with age.  Wear on the inside, not noticeable when worn.
Era:  1990s.
Mark/Label: Betmar, 100% Wool, Union made in the USA UNITE!
One of a kind – Get it before it’s gone.


A vintage Betmar hat in brown wool.

Vintage Betmar Hat Details

  • Brown wool winter hat
  • Wide-brim Breton with an upturned brim.
  • Large brown grosgrain ribon bow in the back with matching ribbon hatband.

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, worn on the back of the head based on hairstyles fo the time.  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.

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