Vintage Black Moleskin Plush Silk Top Hat, Box Case & Cleaner by Lincoln Bennett.


A beautiful and stylish Gentleman's mole skin (Imitation Beaver Fur) top hat is manufactured by top Hat Maker to the Queen, Lincoln Bennett and Co, London and comes complete with a carry case and velvet cleaning pad.

The top hat travel box bears the Lincoln Bennett & Co logo to the front and inside it is marked 'Chapman's Patent Case. Specially designed for preserving the shape of gentlemen's hats.289711'.

Also included is a wonderful green velvet Lincoln Bennett cleaning pad which can be used to brush over your top hat to remove dust and also looks lovely on display.

This top hat is a good size so would make a wonderful topper for Ascot, wedding, a special event, costume, prop, home decor or shop display.

Hat size: - UK 6 7/8 - US 7 - Inside Circumference = 56 cm.

Height: 14 cm / 5 1/2".

The inside of the hat has the initials HCD impressed in the headband.

Condition: Hat is in very good vintage condition. Signs of use in keeping with age. Some light wear to plush on top edge and rim. Staining to inside and head band. Some loose stitching to rim.

Box is in used vintage condition with some wear and signs of use in keeping with age. Some staining, creasing, scuffs and wear. Leather handle has some cracking but is sound. Please see pictures.

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Allow 3 - 5 working days for delivery. Express delivery can be arranged.

Can be shipped worldwide. Please contact us for a quote.