Garrison cap

Garrison cap
Title
Garrison cap
Date 
1940-1945
Medium 
Wool, other textile, leather, braid, metal
Dimensions 
folded: 5 1/4 x 11 x 1 in. ( 13.3 x 27.9 x 2.5 cm )
Description 
Blue wool felt garrison cap with seal of the American Legion embroidered in yellow, blue and brown above "NEW YORK" embroidered in yellow; gold painted metal numerals, "623," attached on one side; trimmed with narrow yellow braid.
Credit Line 
Gift of Herman Schweinert
Object Number 
1949.255
Marks 
embroidered: on one side of cap: "AMERICAN / US / LEGION" and "NEW YORK" painted metal: pinned on other side of cap: "623"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group