Basotho hat, noun phrase

Origin:
See Mosotho.
A conical hat, woven of reeds, with a decorative ‘topknot’, traditionally worn by Basotho men.
1973 Daily Dispatch 16 June 19 (advt)Grass Mats; Basuto Hats; Wooden Curios.
[1990 Sunday Times 21 Oct. (Mag. Sect.) 78There are ID books, security passes, disposable nappies, grass Lesotho hats, Teddy bears, sleeping-bags aplenty.]
A conical hat, woven of reeds, with a decorative ‘topknot’, traditionally worn by Basotho men.

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