Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Peru
  • hat, late 1800s–1966
  • Where object was made: Peru
  • wool, ribbon, paper, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 10.5 x 32.5 x 34 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 4 1/8 x 12 3/4 x 13 3/8 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4896

The black wool hat is round with a turned up brim. It has a black ribbon hatband with a fan-shaped frill. There is black satin on the turned up portion of the brim. The hatband inside is made of red paper.