winter hat

Woman's winter hat, tortsog, silk, cotton. Cylindrical hat with a shallow domed crown rising to a knotted point, with a long red tassel of 16 strings hanging from the crown. Blue figured silk crown with a band of brocade around the sides and rising in six spokes to the top knot. Lined with maroon figured silk. Height 6 in.Diameter 6 7/8 in.

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