Naga Warrior’s Hat, Northeast India

Naga, Nagaland, Northeast India
Rattan, goat hair, orchid fiber, pigment
Early 20th century
H: 9 1/2″ x W: 12″

Also known as “cane hats,” this fine example is a classic, conical shaped hat worn by the Kalyo-Kengyu. Variations were produced by different groups in this region.

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