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Red Cross Cap

Description

Black rayon faille; low crown; brimless; velvet Red Cross emblem appliqued center front. Center back placket with hook and eye closure; inside band of black cotton twill.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1914-1917
Inscriptions
Gold letters stamped on black satin inside at left edge: ""D.C. Reid""
Material
cotton (textile)
faille
machine-made
rayon
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
twill
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
CAP
caps (headgear)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Faille
faille
Hand Stitched
headgear
machine-made
nursing
Nursing
rayon
Rayon
Red Cross
satin
Satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Twill
twill
Women's clothing
World War I
world wars
Accession Number
1993.336A
GUSN
12043
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