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Hat

Museum number:
9-23329
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090023329
Alternate number:
41 (previous number (collector's original number))
Accession number:
Acc.4786
Object count:
1
Description:
Baby girl hat Gathered at top making a round hole surrounded by a ring "pompom". Outside of hat covered in bands of cross stitch in green, red, yellow, purple, pink, black. Bottom edged with purple cord wrapped in silver wire to create stripes. Three pompoms and metal beads.
Donor:
Ann Goldman
Collection place:
Laos
Production place:
Laos
Culture or time period:
Hmong and Mien
Collection date:
March 3, 1991
Materials:
Embroidery, Fabric, and Yarn
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.1 Daily Garb
Production date:
1977
Accession date:
September 30, 2011
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
Dimensions:
whole— height 4 inches and whole— circumference 17 inches
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