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Man's cap

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The close design of leaves pointed towards the center of the cap, is worked with bright red, violet, bright blue, yellow, green, and black wool, and white linen thread. Around the bottom is a band decorated with geometrical ornament. Lined with cotton of various designs and colors.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Z. Nuttall

Turkestan, Late 19th century


55 cm (21 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .55 around the bottom of the cap.

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Medium or Technique

Wool, cotton, and linen; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts