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The Magic Hat / Bonnete de Magico
This page attempts to record what is known about the origin and history of the Magic Hat / Bonnete de Magico design. Please contact me if you know any of this information is incorrect or if you have any other information that should be added. Thank you.


As far as I know at present this design first appears, and still only appears, in 'La Ensenanza del Trabajo Manuel' by Pedro de Alcántara García and Teodosio Leal y Quiroga was published in Madrid in 1903.