SOLD An Authentic antique early 20th Century British Grenadier Guards Bearskin hat with its original painted tin carrying case and the wooden stand.
DETAILS: The exterior made of genuine Bearskin with the brass chinstrap and the leather socket for the plume on the right side.
The interior with wicker cage leather sweat band and lining and stamped illegibly with the makers label.
CONDITION: The Bearskin hat is in very good condition no bald patches, no broken canes; accept that the black lacquered leather backing of chinstrap split since the stitches deteriorate. The tin carrying case has some dents and worn paint.
MEASUREMENTS: dimensions of the caring case: Height 52cm (20.5 in) Width: 32 cm (12 3/4in). Height of the Bearskin hat from the base of the hat to the highest point: 43 cm (17 in).
Please note that the modern Grenadier Guards bearskin hats are now made of a synthetic material and not from original Bearskin.
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