I dont think the lining is missing, they did look like that.
Hm, and to me the eagle looks too big.
It looks like someone put a breast eagle on a hat. I'm no cloth expert though.
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Yes, I believe you are right, it does look like a breast eagle!
thanks all,i thought eagle was miss placed but was prepared to buy if cap was real,never mind,thanks for all your help,Happy new year to all.