1940s Thornton Black Felt Cap
1940s black wool felt cap, made by Thornton.
Vintage 1940s black wool felt cap. It has brown contrast stitching and a mother-of-pearl button accent on the top center of the crown. Made by Thornton and sold at Burand’s in Morganton, North Carolina. The wool body of the hat was made by Merrimac Hat Corp. It is marked a size 22. In excellent condition, with no holes or stains. The brim is 1/2 - 2.5” wide, the interior circumference is 20.5”, and the crown is 5.5” tall.