FERGHANA VALLEY HAT (ATBBNB-128)

Ferghana Valley, Uzbekistan. circa 1970s


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19” circumference x 5.5” diameter x 3” high

Silk hand-embroidery (tiny cross-stitches called“iroki”)

Black silk(?) trim

Plain black cotton and plain white cotton lining

Excellent condition

 

This hat is embroidered with a type of fine cross-stitch called “iroki”. It resembles petit point in appearance and covers the entire surface of the hat.

The brim of this hat has been stiffened – it was not designed to fold flat

 

If you are interested in this hat and would like more information please contact Susan Meller.

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Price: $35.00
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