20.5” circumference x 6.5” diameter x 5.5” high
Silk hand-embroidery on ikat
Applied hand-woven border around rim
Printed cotton lining
This hat was most likely made in southern Uzbekistan by a woman from the Uzbek-Lakai tribe. Narrow rows of tight machine-stitches create a pleasing ribbed effect.
The hat would probably be best used for display purposes. It’s too small for an adult, but would fit a child.
If you are interested in this hat please contact Susan Meller.