This Crummles enamel box celebrates Mr, Lock Hatters of St. James Street. The hand painted design on the top features the St. James street storefront they’ve called home for more than 200 years, framed by some of their most famous millinery designs.
The venerable establishment boasts the original order ledger for the bicorne worn by Admiral Lord Nelson at the Battle of Trafalger and the origination of the Bowler hat. The silk top hat Worn by Winston Churchill on his wedding day was a Lock creation as are hats worn by everyone from Douglas Fairbanks to David Beckham, not to mention the Royals…They hold royal warrants as Hatter to Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh and Charles, Prince of Wales.
This piece does not have the original display box, but you can rest assured that it will arrive in a gift box worthy of it’s quality and style.
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1.25″ in diameter x 1″ from top to bottom