A hundred years ago, in Russia, in color . . .
Iron workers! Check out the aprons, and the hat on the gentleman in the back. If I was going to try to describe that hat to someone else, I’d probably call it a “Chekhov Cap”. Sorry, Chekhov.
“Molding of an artistic casting (Kasli Iron Works), 1910. From the album ‘Views in the Ural Mountains, survey of industrial area, Russian Empire’. (Prokudin-Gorskii Collection/LOC)”