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[hom-burg] /ˈhɒm bɜrg/

a man’s felt hat with a soft crown dented lengthwise and a slightly rolled brim.
a man’s hat of soft felt with a dented crown and a stiff upturned brim

type of soft felt had with a curled brim and a dented crown, 1894, from Homburg, resort town in Prussia, where it was first made. Introduced to England by Edward VII.


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