White hat

White hat
Title
White hat
Date 
1942
Medium 
Cotton
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 x 9 x 8 in. ( 10.2 x 22.9 x 20.3 cm )
Description 
White cotton duck sailor's hat with soft, gored crown and upright brim.
Credit Line 
Gift of H. Maxson Holloway
Object Number 
1946.42c
Marks 
stenciled: on inside of brim: "HOLLOWAY H. M."
Gallery Label 
This hat was part of the U.S. Navy uniform worn by the donor during World War II. Other parts of the uniform are also in the N-YHS Collection.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group