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Garrison cap

Object Number: 
1945.508
Date: 
ca. 1945
Medium: 
Cotton, other textile, leather, braid
Dimensions: 
folded: 4 1/2 x 10 1/2 x 1/2 in. ( 11.4 x 26.7 x 1.3 cm )
Description: 
Khaki cotton garrison cap with dark brown braid and leather sweatband.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, caps of this type were worn by officers in all arms and services, from 2nd lieutenants to colonels, during World War II.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frank L. Jackson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group