Boy's "evacuation" cap

English
about 1945


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 20.3 x 22.9 cm (3 x 8 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1416

Medium or Technique

Wool twill weave; rayon twill weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Brown and red check cap with short brim in front, lined in gold rayon and stamped “CC41/ 204.”

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf