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Sombrero

Native NameSombrero
Object Number:2017-16-6
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mexico (Central America)
Chiapas
San Andres
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Straw
Palm Leaf
Wool
Leather
Height: 12.7 cm
Length: 0 cm
Width: 0 cm
Depth: 0 cm
Thickness: 0 cm
Outside Diameter:36.83 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elinor A. Hewitt and Family, 2017
Other Number:L-133-15 - Old Loan Number

Description

Man's; of straw braid; crown with central peak of black and white palm leaf with red wool tuft; around hte crown, three double rows of black braid, the central pair having one unit black and white; black edging under brim; leather chin strap; finished above brim with tassels and thong connecting.

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