Here for sale is a stunning pair of antique milliner's hat blocks. They are mounted on hand turned wood stands. This fabulous pair of hat moulds would have been used by hat makers to mould and shape fabric to make hats by hand. They are just wonderful, are full of character with a deep antiqued patina to the wood. A unique decorative pieces perfect for display in any home or business interior. 


Historical wood worm holes. Shows signs of wear and tear as it is old and has been used, but only adds to its character. Great decorative item which would look fantastic in any home or business interior.

Please look at photos closely as they form part of the item description.


First 13 cm diameter base, 15 cm depth, 18 cm width, 42 cm height, circumference 52cm

Second 13 cm base, 14 cm depth, 17 cm width, 42 cm height, circumference 49cm. 

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Antique 19th Century Milliners Hat Blocks Haberdashery Turned Wooden Base Pair