string, hat

string, hat

c. 1857
Country
Korea
Object
string, hat
Medium
Bamboo, glass and silk
Accession Number
1983.338
Credit Line
Gift of the Lutz Bamboo Collection
. string, hat. c. 1857. Bamboo, glass and silk. Gift of the Lutz Bamboo Collection. 1983.338.
Dimensions
length: 30.5 in, 77.4700 cm
Department
Asian
Collection
Asian
This object is currently on view
Hat String Korea about 1857, Joseon period Bamboo Gift of the Lutz Bamboo Collection 1983.526 In Korea, the hat worn by a traditional gentleman scholar was unadorned except for the string that tied it under his chin.
Known Provenance
At least 1977-1983, Lutz Bamboo Collection, Walter [b.1910, d.2003] and Mona Lutz; 1983, DAM collection, gift of the Lutz Bamboo Collection.