Yanggwan

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Yanggwan
Korea-Geumgwan Jobok-01.jpg
Korean name
Hangul 양관
Hanja 梁冠
Revised Romanization Yanggwan
McCune–Reischauer Yanggwan

A yanggwan is a ceremonial hat worn by Korean officials during events such as a wedding ceremony, prayer ceremony like that practiced on Chuseok[citation needed], and other ceremonies. It is considered a crown.[1][2] It is usually worn when "court dress" (朝服) is required for Korean officials.[citation needed]

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  1. ^ "Korean Clothing" (PDF). 
  2. ^ "Traditional Korean Clothing". Wordpress. Retrieved 17 September 2011.