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    Sale 2108

    The Imperial Wardrobe: Fine Chinese Costume And Textiles From The Linda Wrigglesworth Collection

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 134

    A GROUP OF FOUR HATS

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    A GROUP OF FOUR HATS
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    One a child's 'wind hat', the red silk satin headband with upturned ear flaps embroidered with flowers, buddhistic lions and the attributes of scholarship, with open top and continuing down in a flap in back to protect the child's neck; a woven black horsehair scholar's hat with woven button on top; a woven black horsehair hill tribe hat decorated on top with a circle of trimmed red silk floss, white and black glass beads and pendent cerise silk tassels; and a Miao Tribe bamboo hat with wide flaring brim and small domed crown, the bead and silk tassel-hung ties ending in beaded cords hung with wool tassels
    Various sizes (4)


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