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Man's cap

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Gray wool cap with blue stripes, short brim with metal snap. Lined in cotton and rayon, interior marked "[crest]/Thee Dalvik Cap/CC41/206."

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

English, about 1945

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Overall: 10.2 x 25.4 x 25.4 cm (4 x 10 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1423

Medium or Technique

Wool twill weave; cotton plain weave; rayon twill weave; metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes