Event: RUG AND TEXTILE APPRECIATION MORNING: HATS OF THE SILK ROAD.
Organizer: THE GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY MUSEUM.
Speakers: Roger Pratt.
Date: Dec 11th 11:00am Eastern Time (USA). Equivalent times:
Americas - PT: Dec 11th 8:00am | ET: Dec 11th 11:00am.
Europe - UK: Dec 11th 4:00pm | CET: Dec 11th 5:00pm.
APAC - CST/HKT/SGT: Dec 12th 12:00am | AET: Dec 12th 3:00am.
"In this virtual trek along the Silk Road, collector Roger Pratt will show images and discuss examples of a variety of hats from his personal holdings. These include Turkmen hats, Turkmen Tekke hats, Central Asian non-Turkmen hats, Persian conical Dervish hats, Central Asian longtail hats, inscribed religious hats and Ottoman Syrian Aleppo hats. The hats were first displayed in 2018 at the International Conference on Oriental Carpets XIV in Washington, D.C..."
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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS AND CREDITS
The George Washington University Museum