“Bergère” (pronounced “ber-zhair”) is French for “Shepherdess.” These lovely hats were a popular accessory in the 18th century among French and British women. They were decorated both simply or quite elaborately. High quality wool felt in a soft gray. Measures 16-1/2” front to back, and 15-1/2” side to side with a 1” crown. Unlined, ready to be decorated as you wish.