By Walt Kolenda

Vintage Navy hat from Three Stooges Movie

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For generations, the Three Stooges have been making us howl with laughter. There is something contagious and timeless about their humor, they were indeed an institution.

When an act has that much impact on the world, it’s no wonder that collectibles associated with them will perform well and thus become classics.

The hat shown above  was used in the short film “Back From the Front” it was Curly Howard’s Navy Hat. The Donald Duck type topper was worn by original Three Stooges member in 1943.

It is in excellent condition and includes a Columbia Pictures stamp and “Curly Howard” written inside the sweatband in black ink. Accompanied by COA from L.A. Prop and Wardrobe Co.Shipping: Clothing, Costumes & Jerseys (view shipping information)

This hat sold for $1,150 plus a buyers premium of $247.50.

Details and info courtesy of iCollector.com