Image Number 3 for United States Patent #4999851.
A collapsible hat comprising a body and a frame, with the frame including a frame member and a connecting device. The body is provided to cover at least a portion of a head of a wearer, and the frame is secured to the body, preferably within a circumferential pocket in the brim, to give the body shape. The main frame member defines a longitudinal axis, has opposite first and second ends, and is shaped into a circular form. The connecting device connects together the first and second ends of the main frame member for rotation about their longitudinal axis.