Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown maker from Afghanistan
  • hat, late 1800s–1985
  • Where object was made: Afghanistan
  • wool, cloth, leather
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 13 x 14 x 24.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 5 1/8 x 5 1/2 x 9 5/8 in
  • Gift of Sally Nadvornik
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7040

The green woolen hat is made of short curly wool. The hat is crimped into an oval shape. It is lined with a red-purple cloth and stitched in rows. There is a brown leather band inside.