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Collection Fort Nisqually Permanent Collection
Object ID Number 1987.07.02
Object Name Hat
Description Native American cedar root woven conical hat, Salish. Band inside hat assures fit, measures 6 3/4 inches in diameter. Three slender stripes, woven in green, red, and blue, ring the hat. These stripes are placed 1 1/2 inches apart, descending from the top center. The top is flat with strips of cedar woven to form a large square with four quadrants. The top measures 3 1/4 inches in diameter, and the brim measures 12 1/4 inches in diameter.
Date 19th century
Search Terms Hat
Woven hat
Native American
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