Skull Cap, Hat


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Skull Cap, Hat   (1969.09.0014)
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Clothing
  4. :
  5. Headwear
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Late Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) - Republic of China (1912-1949), 1880–1920
Culture Chinese

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Diameter) 19 cm
Dimension 2 (Height) 7.7 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 87 g
Measuring Remarks D2 includes the knot in the enter.
Materials Textile, Stone--Chalcedony
Manufacturing Processes Sewing
Munsell Color Information Black (N1.5/ 2.0%R) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description

The crown is constructed of six wedges sewn to horizontal bias based with black ribbon edging. The lining is orange plain weave cotton. The center crown oranaments are wrapped and strung orange beads. Stamped with manufactuer's or dealer's mark on the interior.

Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Mrs. Alan K. Laing
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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