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Lalique's fascination with Eastern culture and motifs is evident in his use of the Phygian bonnet, a short and pointed cap worn by Persian soldiers. Often depicted in early images of the Persian god Mithras, this bonnet later became fashionable in Italy and France during the late 14th and 15th centuries.