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Straw hat type 1

Straw hat type 1

Century: XIV, XV
Straw hat type 1      . Medieval Market, straw hat type1

Straw hat type 1       - Medieval Market, straw hat type1
Straw hat type 1       - Medieval Market, straw hat type1

CODE Material Standard Price
GoS0492see descriptionMixed 25.00 EUR

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Hats were a very popular way of protection against Sun in medieval times. The straw hat is made of typha sprouts. It has a slightly rounded top with oval shape. Brim's diameter: ca. 39cm; Hat's height: ca. 10cm.
M - head's circumference 56-57 cm
L - head's circumference 58-59 cm

What are the types of medieval headwear?

Similarly to the outer garment, headwears speaks of the social status and in case of women of their marital status. In medieval iconography hardly ever can we find figures without any head wear. During all the period of the Middle Ages a hood was the most widespread head wear. Its functions were protective and sometimes symbolic, ritual or representative. Medieval headwear includes: caps, hats, coifs, hoods, kerchiefs and others. Hoods were often made of cloth, however caps and hats were made of felt.

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