Vintage Platter Hat, Taupe Mesuline, Rhinestone Decoration


This 1950s platter hat is so glamourous with its sparkly aurora borealis rhinestone decoration.
Approx. Hat Size (cm): Fits most; Outside Diameter: 14″ (20).
Mark/Label: None.
Truly a one-of-a-kind vintage item. Get it before it’s gone.

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Wide brim hats are so flattering and this vintage platter hat is a perfect example.

Vintage Platter Hat Details

  • 1950s vintage platter hat in taupe Mesuline.
  • Inner crown grip for a perfect fit.
  • Velveteen ribbon around the shallow brim.
  • AB rhinestone pin.
  • Melusine is a silky long-haired felt used for hats.

A platter hat also called a “plateau” or “platter beret,” was the late 1940s to 1950s adaptation of a design from the 1820s, characterized by a wide, almost completely flat disk brim with little or no discernible crown. The disk sits on top of a cup or platform called an inner crown grip that fits on the crown of the head. The dish hat, introduced by Dior in 1947, has a similar cup or crown that sits underneath the all-encompassing brim. From Hatatorium:  An Essential Guide for Hat Collectors, 2nd Edition.


NOT SHIPPABLE TO ITALY due to Italian customs prohibition.

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