DIMENSIONS: Width: 34 centimeters Height: 23 centimeters
CONDITION: In good condition for the age, a few tears and holes primarily on one side.
NOTES: This fine example has been beautifully painted, Very rare!
ITEM ID: 5379
Yao Shaman’s Hat #2
Century: 20th (1901-2000)
Notes: Approximately 1940s-60s
A unique Yao Shaman’s hat, from the mid 20th century.
Central to the Yao religion are the shaman. These hats were worn during a variety of rituals, including funerals, marriages, healing, or repelling evil spirits.