Tyrolean hat

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The Tyrolean hat (German: Tirolerhut, Italian: cappello alpino), also Bavarian hat or Alpine hat, is a type of headwear that originally came from the Tyrol in the Alps, in what is now part of Austria, Germany, Italy and Switzerland. It is an essential and distinctive element of the local folk costume, or tracht.

Tyrolean hat with Volksmarching pins
The Tyrolean Rifles wearing traditional hat styles as part of their village costume, L to R: Bolzano (Bozen), S Tyrol; Lienz, E Tyrol; Abfaltersbach, E Tyrol; Kaltern, S Tyrol; Jenesien, S Tyrol. (commanders)
Tyrolian hat with an extravagant gamsbart plume