Jester hat

A jester hat

The jester hat is a comical hat that jesters wore in medieval times all the way to the Shakspearian times. Jester hats and costumes are now only worn for movies, plays, halloween and other such activities. The jester hat has often three points on the hat with bells. Most jester hats and costumes are brightly coloured. Jesters are usually depicted with scepters and fools.