Can you tell me the name of this style of hat?

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  1. Coburn

    Coburn Senior member

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    Does this style of wide brimmed hat have a name? Is this a rain hat?

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    DocHolliday Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    I'm no hat expert, but the bottom one, in particular, looks like a slouch hat. Common prior to the 20th century. Or try "wide-brimmed fedora."
     
  3. MartiniGirl

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    I don't know about the first one but[FONT=Open Sans, arial, sans-serif] [/FONT]Van Helsing's hat is a " customised" fedora with a 5" crown & 4" brim. Hope that helps!
     

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