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1940s Bollman Heritage Collection Pork Pie

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A standard during Jazz's glory age, the Pork Pie gained relevance during a time of worldly transition, as evidenced by its growing popularity among celebrities and public figures. Physicist Robert Oppenheimer regularly wore a pork pie hat during his field studies. Jamaican ska artist Laurel Aitken even wrote the tune 'Give Me Back My Pork Pie Hat' as a tribute.Its namesake inspired by the British delicacy, the Pork Pie's distinctive dents around the crown and low flat top was a comfortable look in an unsettling time. Dozens of Bollman Hat Company employees gave their lives serving their country in World War II. Many of their letters home have been preserved and hang in the hall of the Company's main office today. This hat comes in a special edition Bollman Heritage Hat Box.
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Style Pork Pie
Brand Bollman Hat Company
Collection Bollman Heritage Collection
Fabric Wool Felt
Material 100% Wool
Brim 2"
Lining Lined
Crown Telescope
Season Autumn/Winter
USA Made or Imported Made in USA
Country of Manufacture United States Exclusive Exclusive