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Garrison cap

Object Number: 
1945.513c
Date: 
1940-1945
Medium: 
Wool, satin, leather, metal
Dimensions: 
folded: 5 x 11 1/2 x 1/2 in. ( 12.7 x 29.2 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
maker's mark: on lining: "MENS STORE / John Wanamaker" cloth label: stitched to sweatband: "ALL WOOL"
Description: 
Flat-folding dark blue wool Navy garrison cap with yellow satin lining and brown leather sweatband; sterling silver pin with two bars connected at top and bottom by narrow rods on one side; metal insignia with shield superimposed on crossed anchors with eagle with outstretched wings above attached to other side.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group