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Helmet-shaped cap crocheted of shaggy hot-pink cotton chenille yarn; crocheted liner of wool(?) yarn, chin-strap fastened with plastic button.


Worn by Felicia M.S. Dauterman (donors' mother); Inherited by Eunice Dauterman Maguire, Dana Dauterman Ricciardi, and Merrill Dauterman Wheeler, January 2001; gift to the MFA, 2001.

Credit Line

Gift of the daughters of Felicia M. S. Dauterman

American, 1960s

Object Place

United States


Overall: 27.9 x 12.7 x 17.8 cm (11 x 5 x 7 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton chenille and wool(?) yarns, crocheted; plastic button


Textiles and Fashion Arts