Hat to wear when riding in kayaks. Model. Aleuts.
Aleutian Islands. 2nd half of the 19th century.
HCM KP 325
On the inside there is a sticker that reads: "Hat to be worn over camellia
The former Aleuts used to paddle kayaks. It is still occasionally used today. December
[does not read] Popov.
From the first museum acquisitions.