Vintage Louisville Preview: Stetson Cowboy Hat, ca. 1870

Stetson hats are timeless frontier collectibles and fashion statements. Check out Bruce M. Shackelford’s appraisal of this one from 1870 in Vintage Louisville. Can you guess how the price has changed over the 15 years since this appraisal first aired?

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Old, bald fat man says:

Surprised for it being so old that it’s in excellent shape Bought a similar one from Cabela’s about 3 years ago. Wear it all the time and really helps when it’s raining or chaining up when it’s snowing. Still going strong and will probably outlast me.

Brian Thompson says:

not a 18 70s hat maybe a 1910

Brian Thompson says:

they didn’t make horse hair hat bands maybe human hair

zang1983 says:

Is that guy related to Dr Phil?

JT Thompson says:

I would love to display this hat in my home. The Stetson Mansion. Florida’s first luxury estate and the winter retreat for Mr John B Stetson! The Stetson cowboy hat is one of the most iconic symbols of Americana throughout the world. Take a look at this beautiful home. We now welcome thousands of guests from around the world that tour this spectacular masterpiece.

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