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summer hat
  • China
  • summer hat, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • wool, cotton, metal knobs, twill, ribbon
  • Length/Width/Depth: Diameter 28.5 cm
    Length/Width/Depth: Diameter 11 1/4 in
  • Gift of Mrs. R. Boese
  • Not on display
  • 1950.0041

Yellow circular hat with red cords radiating from a central metal knob. It has twisted cord fringe, ribbon, and two metal balls.