Uyğur (Uyghur) Hat

Dating

1970 to 1980’s

Uyğur (Uyghur) Hat

Origin

Xotän (Hotan), Uyğuristan (East Turkistan)

Materials

Wool

Dimensions

4″

4″

3″

Culture

Museum

Acquisition 

ID#

Uyğur (Uyghur)

Turkish Folk Art's Collection

ETH-177

Copyright Status

Turkish Folk Art, Copyright. Permission to display image obtained on 05/04/2022.

Source of Image

"Keriyä desert people’s female hat. It is made from 4 pieces of pelt from a black sheep with curly hair curly wool, cropped very short except at the bottom part with a fringe. Covered on top with a Chinese brocade fabric. It was used for some time."