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Beret

Object Number: 
1950.330
Date: 
1910-1930
Medium: 
Wool, other textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 10 x 7 3/4 in. ( 5.1 x 25.4 x 19.7 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: on hatband: "U. S. NAVY" maker's label: inside top of crown: "BEST & CO. / NEW YORK"
Description: 
Dark blue wool beret with same color silk ribbon band with "U.S. NAVY" machine-embroidered in bright gold.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Irving Levy
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group