hat (clothing: headwear)

Circular gently domed hat made of spiral covered with (?) cord, bound together with four wrapped fibres from crown to rim, more from lower down to rim in symmetrically decreasing lengths. Lacquered black on the outside, red on the inside. 420 dia x 55 h.

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