UZBEK-LAKAI HAT (ATHBBNB-167)

Uzbekistan, mid-20th century


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20” circumference x 6.5” diameter x 5.25” high

Silk hand-embroidery on ikat

Applied hand-woven border around rim

Printed cotton lining

Long black thread extending from peak

Very good condition

 

This hat was probably made in southern Uzbekistan by a woman from the Uzbek-Lakai tribe. Narrow rows of tight machine-stitches create a pleasing ribbed effect

If you are interested in this hat please contact Susan Meller.

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Price: $40.00
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