In 1860, the Brooklyn Excelsiors wore the ancestor of the modern rounded-top baseball cap, which featured a long peak and a button on top, and by 1900, the "Brooklyn style" cap became popular. During the 1940s, latex rubber became the stiffening material inside the hat and the modern baseball cap was born. The peak, also known in certain areas as the "bill" or "brim", was designed to protect a ...
…Straw Cattleman Western Hat by Renegade features a squared-off cattleman crown and flared wide brim. Made of a stiff finish straw, the Fender is simple and classic. Ideal for both men and women, the Fender is a great way to top off your cowboy/cowgirl look.
Closure Type - For ADJUSTABLE Caps Adjustable baseball caps have closures on the back of the caps that allow you to adjust the size. Types of closures include: A) Plastic snap, B) Adjustable hook/loop tape (a.k.a. Velcro), C) Adjustable fabric tuck strap with slide closure, D) M etal buckle closure, E) D-Fit closure, F) Nylon strap with plastic buckle closure.
A baseball cap is a type of soft cap with a rounded crown and a stiff peak projecting in front. The front of the cap typically contains designs or logos of sports teams (namely baseball teams, or names of relevant companies, when used as a commercial marketing technique).
This hat is reminiscent of the hat worn by movie star cowboy Tom Mix of the 1930's. He wore a tall crown, wide brim, white hat. The color shown is Crystal. It is shown with a handpainted feather on the side. 10X quality. Other qualities available - 15X, 20X, 30X. Custom made cowboy hat - 3 - 6 weeks. Sorry - no returns. 6-inch crown. 4 1/2-inch brim.