Man's cap

Turkestan
Late 19th century


Dimensions

55 cm (21 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .55 around the bottom of the cap.

Accession Number

00.668

Medium or Technique

Wool, cotton, and linen; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

The close design of leaves pointed towards the center of the cap, is worked with bright red, violet, bright blue, yellow, green, and black wool, and white linen thread. Around the bottom is a band decorated with geometrical ornament. Lined with cotton of various designs and colors.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Z. Nuttall