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Object ID 1958.64.1.6
Object Name Hat
Description Asian style woven hat; wide brim, shallow crown that comes to a point in center. Hat is made of under layer of rattan palm strips covered with narrow strands woven in a criss-cross pattern. The crown has a unique pattern of eight pointed leaves that curve down over side of crown and successively shorter narrow strips that create the higher center point. Underside had four (one is missing) thick strips of rattan or bamboo that criss-cross providing reinforcement.
Accession number 1958.64
Collection General History Collection
Dimensions H-5 Dia-15.75 Cir-50 inches
Material Rattan
Status Storage