hat (clothing: headwear)

Hat, cloth. 20th century. Conical shape, made by waving strands of (?) thread round strips of firm material vertically placed. Orange colour, with flowers embroidered in green, yellow and white. Black tassel on top. Lined pink, figured cotton. Worn by Kurdish chiefs in Shaklawa, northern part of Arbil divison of Mesopotamia, 1919. Part of complete costume presented.

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