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Delivery man's cap

Description

Navy striped denim cap with eight seams and applied red and white cow insignia; stiff black ribbed head band with black vinyl strap and two embossed silvered metal studs at either side of a shiny black vinyl(?) visor/ brown leather inside headband; printed paper label attached at back outside rim

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1951-1971
Inscriptions
Stamped (S) or printed (P) on 1) inside rim 2) attached label: 1) 71/2 (S); Patent No. 2, 844, 824 (P) 2) Patented No. 2844824/ Lot N4287/ Style 54/ Size 71/2/ WPL 4186/ Union Made [at side] (P)
Material
denim
embossing
leather
metal
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
sewing (process)
stamping (forming)
vinyl
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
CAP, SERVICE
caps (headgear)
Denim
denim
Embossed
embossing
headgear
leather
Leather
Machine Sewn
metal
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
sewing (process)
Stamped
stamping (forming)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Metal
Unidentified Paper
Vinyl
vinyl
Dimensions
3.5 x 10.25 x 11 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.355
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
10280

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