1968.9.22.1 (Hat)

Fez, felt. The label on the interior indicates that the hat was manufactured in Cairo. Paper lines the interior and a woven straw supports the hat's outer rim. The black nylon, instead of silk, tassel is attached at the center of the flat top and falls down to the bottom of the hat. The tassel is attached by a thread that goes over it and keeps the tassel spread out and in place. Color: RD,BK