Middle East – Kurdish silk knitted hat
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MIDDLE EAST LEBANON tribal hand knitted silk hat
Circa: 1930 – 1940’s
Size: 7 ″ / 18 cm / in diameter, 5 ½ ″ / 14 cm / tall and 19 ½ ″ / 50 cm / circumference
SYRIA – LEBANON tribal hand knitted ethnic silk hat. It is a tradition of North Syrian Kurdish tribes as well as Arabs in Lebanon to knit skull caps in this style and saturated colors. We assume this hat is from 1930’s. It can even be earlier. It is used and has some patina. Only top part has some metallic yarn which possibly indicates that it was made as a dowry item. They usually have couple single tassels hanging from the top center. This one does not have it and it might indicate that is made for Arab use not Kurdish, although we don’t know it for sure. Some have interesting designs with birds and region names. This one looks pretty different with colors and geometric modern textile designs.
$450.00FREE SHIPPINGItem #: ETH-430
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