Plant (hala, cotton, niu)
49 x 49 x 3.5 cm
This hat is made of lau hala (Pandanus tectorius). It is without a crown, known as a halo hat. The leaves were prapared, stripped and woven as a single piece. The finishing of the brim is of a serrated edge. It has a hatband of rolled cotton net with a coconut shell clasp. A ribbon lining and label in sewn to the interior of the hat.
Collection Name: Elsie Krassas Collection