Delivery man's cap

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1951-1971

GUSN

GUSN-10280

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

Descriptive Terms

caps (headgear)
headgear
denim
embossing
leather
metal
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
sewing (process)
stamping (forming)
vinyl
Machine Sewn
Denim
Leather
Unidentified Metal
Unidentified Paper
Embossed
Transfer Printed
Stamped
Vinyl
CAP, SERVICE

Inscription

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)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3.5 x 10.25 x 11 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose

Accession Number

1995.355