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Object Number:50-49-1802
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Philippine Islands
Ilocos Sur
Materials:Palm Leaf
Height: 12.5 cm
Outside Diameter:38 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Misses Elizabeth H. Metcalf and Sarah S. Metcalf, 1950
Other Number:9 - Other Number


"9- Salacot hat- lining of inner part of bamboo covered with skin (of bamboo) probably before palm leaf is added."

Inner lining of split bamboo woven tightly and with inner flexible crown. Wooden hoop forms brim, outer side covered with folded palm fronds. Band of green cotton thread forms decorative band around brim and large geometric design on top.


[Article] Linker, Ruth. 1961. "Philippine Hats". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 4. no. 1. pg. 30-36 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 34View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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