Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Philippines
  • hat, late 1800s–1904
  • Where object was made: San Julian, Samar Oriental, Philippines
  • rattan, cord, weaving
  • Object Height/Diameter: 15 x 39 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 5 7/8 x 15 3/8 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3212

The hat has a wide brim and relatively tall and conical crown. It is a light natural color. The wide hatband is in an open weave of a different material in a slightly darker brown. The black chin strap is broken from one side.