The Tom Mix Custom Hand Made Beaver Fur Felt Western Movie Cowboy Hat
Tom Mix and his attention-grabbing cowboy hat featured here was “the King of Cowboys” in the 1920’s. Although his performances weren’t noted for their realism they were full of screen-friendly action stunts and horseback riding. The influence of his screen persona can be seen in Ronald Reagan and John Wayne and their approach to portraying cowboys. He even helped John Wayne get a job moving props in the back lot of Fox Studios.
- Crown: 6″ 2 Dent
- Brim: 1/2″ Kettle Curl Bound Edge
- Hatband: 1″ Satin Ribbon with Bow
- Color as shown: Bone
In all Mix made 291 movies throughout his career. Interesting fact: Tom Mix and fellow western film star William S. Hart, were pall bearers at Wyatt Earp’s funeral in 1929. The Wyatt Earp.