Pork Pie Hat

Pork Pie Hat

Author Link

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:KDS444

Author Description

KDS444

Licence

Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported

Pages that link here:

Pork Pie Hat

Pork pie hat is round hat known from 19th century, called that because of similarity with that time pork pie dish. The most popular were from 1830 through American Civil War, but in the 20th century, it was popularized again thanks to actor Buster Keaton, and, after that, thanks to jazz musicians such as Lester Young and Charles Mingus.

Related Articles:

History of Hard Hats

Hard hat is a necessity on any construction site today. But it wasn’t always so. Nor the first hard hats that appeared were that efficient. You can read more about history of hard hat here.

History of Bowler Hats

Famous bowler hat, symbol of working but also upper classes as well, a better cowboy hat than a cowboy hat started as a hard hat for gamekeepers. You can read more about history of bowler hats here.

History and Origin of Hats

Hats are a part of human wardrobe for centuries. With different uses, from protection to fashion statement they changed through time and changed with how we see ourselves. Learn more about history of hats.