Lot 43 Beistle Cat Face Continental Hat with Plume
Beistle produced two plumed continental hat designs from 1925-1931. This is their cat face version. (The other features a JOL.) This party hat has a center of black and orange honeycomb that is intact. The hat measures ~8.5” high by ~14.5” long. Coloration is brighter on one side. There is a clean break on the right end of the darker side that any competent paper restorer could easily remedy.
RSIN: 2/Condition: 8
Final: $205 Bidder #59