Wedding Hat


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Artifact Identification Wedding Hat   (1994.16.0004)
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Clothing
  4. :
  5. Headwear
  6. ;
  7. Communication Artifacts
  8. :
  9. Ceremonial Artifacts
  10. :
  11. Wedding Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 19th century
Culture Palestinian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 39.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) 21.2 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 1400 g
Measuring Remarks Weight includes acid free support since artifact is so fragile. (Without acid free support, ~1350 g.)
Materials Textile, Metal, Glass
Manufacturing Processes Sewing
Munsell Color Information Dark Red (7.5 R 3/8) -ns Moderate Olive Brown ( 2.5 Y 3/2) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A

1994.16.0003 1996.16.0001


Weir, Shelagh. Palestinian Costume. London, British Museum Press, 1989. Musleh, Khader. "Palestinian Embroidery and Textiles: A Nation's Tale." The Institute for Middle East Understanding. 6 Dec. 2006. (“The Hebron Region” Article) Weir, Shelagh, “Into the Museum Stores: Costume at the British Museum.” 27 April 2007. Website link: Widad Kamel and Tania Nasir’s “The Traditional Palestinian Costume.” Journal of Palestine Studies. University of California Press (Autumn 1980) "Traditional Palestinian Dresses." Al-Qassam English Forum. N.p., n.d. Web. 28 Feb. 2011. .

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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