High conical crown, wide brim. Open lattice work of split bamboo, reenforced with wider hands on inside. Interlined with blue dyed paper and tax stamps; with black paper outside and 6 strips of split palm. Crown covered with dark blue cloth held on by rattan in geometric form. Edge of brim bound with brown dyed and natural rattan and cord string over bamboo hoop.
Purchased from Misses Elizabeth H. Metcalf and Sarah S. Metcalf
[Article] Linker, Ruth. 1961. Philippine Hats. Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 4 (1): pp. 30-36.
: Page/Fig./Plate: p. 35
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