Made by STETSON for TALBOT’s, Boston.
This is an early style light grayish wool felt campaign hat made by STETSON, and bears that company’s logo embossed on the sweatband with another embossing for the retailer, TALBOT’s,Boston. The hat comes with original regulation 1917 officers cords of black and gilt thread.
The sweatband show little use. Size label -1 1/8.
The outside of the hat is fine + with just a bit of water staining on the back side of the silk banding. The underside of the brim has some moth tracking (see photos). 5 rows of stitching on the brim edge.