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Delivery man's beret

Description

Navy striped denim beret with eight seams on rim; off-white linen ribbon sewn around edge; red, white, green and brown Jersey Belle insignia machine-sewn on front seam

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1951
Inscriptions
Front insignia: H.P. Hood & Sons/ Trade Mark/ Dairy Products
Material
cotton (textile)
denim
linen (material)
sewing (process)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BERET
berets
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Cow
cows
Denim
denim
figure- and animal-derived motifs
headgear
Linen
linen (material)
Machine Sewn
sewing (process)
Dimensions
10 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.354
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
10279

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