Created in the final decade of the 18th Century, the Top Hat subsequently became the conventional headwear of the British gentleman. Christys' Fur Melusine is the finest form of this iconic hat (as quoted by Christys’!). Perfect for display, period costume, photo shoots and high end Steampunk attire. This top hat has a white satin lining with the makers mark clear to see along with the Scottish retail hatters company name. The soft leather internal headband and cross braid external ribbon are in good condition. The polished felt is in good condition with just slight signs of wear around parts of the top circumference edge. Internal circumference 22” Internal height to crown - 5 1/4” £129.00 including postage to U.K. zone 1 addresses. For postage costs to addresses outside U.K. zone 1 and overseas postage costs please enquire. The flag featured in the images is not included but may be purchased separately.
Antique Luxury Black Fur Felt Melusine Top Hat by Christys’ London