Hat

Indo-Persian
Early 19th century


Object Place: Dervish, Persia

Dimensions

28 cm (11 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.35 x 0.877 m

Accession Number

59.997

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Rounded conical shape, made in four pieces, seamed. Made of fragments of tapestry twill fabric showing palmette cones and flowering plants on pinkish red ground. Quilted rather coarsely in diagonal lines. Lined with polychrome English printed cotton; edged with blue silk twill. Worn and soiled.

Credit Line

Gift of High School Scholarship Classes of Fine Arts