A Wizard’s Hat ~ Nicholas C. Rossis

Reblogged from Nicholas C. Rossis:

Have you ever wondered where the pointy wizard hat stereotype stems from?

Someone on Quora did and Wendy Carolan had the answer.

Where Does the Idea of the Wizard’s Hat Come from?

As you can well imagine, the question here refers to the stereotypical pointy blue wizard’s hat with the stars and crescent moons, immortalized by Fantasia:

Tall, conical hats have long been associated with magi and sorcery.

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About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at scvincent.com and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email: findme@scvincent.com.
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2 Responses to A Wizard’s Hat ~ Nicholas C. Rossis

  1. Pingback: A Wizard’s Hat ~ Nicholas C. Rossis | STEAMPUNKAPOTAMUS!

  2. Many thanks for sharing, Sue! I hope you’re having a relaxing holiday season 🙂

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