Hat Stands

A really cool pair of hand made hat stands from an old haberdashery shop, in foam, circa 1950s…

SKU: RC0143.

Product Description

A charming pair of hat stands…

Although we are unsure of the exact age of these pieces, we understand from their previous owner that they date to the mid part of the 20th century, circa 1950s. Having previously been used in an old haberdashery store, the heads were actually used as ‘hat stands’ to display stock in store

Both pieces are hand crafted in foam, then hand painted. They are lightweight yet perfectly ‘free stand’ on their own. They are charming in appearance with striking facial features and wouldn’t look out of place on display in your home, or of course in display in a retail environment. These particular pieces could be used as a hat stands again or for displaying wigs and jewelry etc…

We are offering these pieces in ‘as found’ condition, therefore there is natural wear and tear. The hat stands are good structurally, yet there are some surface marks, scratches and paint chipping. There are a few losses to the main structures and the odd chip or small tear here and there. We simply feel that the current condition simply adds to their charm and authenticity. Please do study the photos to help with your analysis as it would be hard to highlight all imperfections…

Dimensions : Depth : 24cm, Width : 18cm, Height : 28cm (Please note : These dimensions refer to the male hat stand)

Condition : Structurally good, some surface scuffs and abrasions, rusty in places, a bit tatty in places, a little dirty in places

Postage : Small Item £7 or local collection

You can view this product in our Ralph & Co. showroom in Burwell, Cambridgeshire, CB25 0AA

We are open Fridays and Saturdays 9am to 5pm or personal viewing is available via appointment. Please do get in touch 07592 534 977

Additional Information

Dimensions 24 x 18 x 28 cm