Overall: 5 1/8 x 10 in. ( 13 x 25.4 cm )
in relief: on front insignia and on buttons: "EXCELSIOR"
maker's label (now lost): inside top of crown: "H. V. ALLIEN & Co. / 734 BROADWAY / NEW YORK."
Olive drab wool service cap with brown leather visor and chin strap; metal insignia attached in front replicates the state seal of New York; buttons sercuring chin strap embossed with similar motif.
Bequest of Charles MacKubin Lefferts
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