Bes Ben White Tooled Leather Cocktail Hat, 1950s
Bes Ben charming and elegant hat made of white stamped leather. Tiny white beads border all the leather edges. A bow at the center top with 4 bands extending downward. There is another band across the bottom of the hat and where the vertical lines meet that band has 2 bows similar to the top bow. The same beads that border the leather bands are placed randomly on the veil. Interior has two combs to keep it in place. The creative genius behind the Bes- Ben label was Mr. Many of the wealthiest women of Chicago and the Midwest were among Green-Field’s clients, as well as celebrities, artists and Hollywood stars including Elizabeth Taylor, Judy Garland and. The Indianapolis Museum of Art Galleries has had a special Exhibition of over 60 Bes Ben hats since. April of this year until January 6, 2019. The netting does not appear to have any tears and there are no visible spots on the white leather. Please look closely at the hat because it is not returnable. You can contact me with any questions. Note the iconic Bes- Ben Made in Chicago label as well as the handwritten label with the model number. 7 x 7 with bands from 1 to 1-1/4. The item “Bes Ben White Tooled Leather Cocktail Hat, 1950s” is in sale since Saturday, December 22, 2018. This item is in the category “Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Vintage Accessories\Women’s Hats”. The seller is “dovihorvit-4″ and is located in Deerfield, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Material: Leather
- Decade: 1950s
- Occasion: Cocktail
- Color: White
Tags: 1950s, cocktail, leather, tooled, white
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