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Cap, Peaked, Dress, Royal Australian Artillery, 1952

From the Collection of Montmorency/Eltham RSL Sub Branch Petrie Park 16 Mountain View Road Montmorency Victoria

Description
Black peaked cap with black wool crown and red piping and hat band. Royal Australian Artillery gilt cap badge. Black patent leather chin strap with 13mm dia. brass AMF buttons. Black patent letter peak with 20mm gold wire edging and green undersides. Tan leather sweat band. Tan cloth lining with green printed manufacturer's name and purple stamped details
Size
255 mm x 220 mm x 130 mm with 50 mm peak
Object Registration
0266
Keywords
headgear, cap
Historical information
Typical British and Commonwealth full dress cap for 1950s
When Made
1952
Made By
Hobson & Sons (London) Ltd. (Maker)
Inscriptions & Markings
Green printed. "Hobson & Sons (London) Ltd.
Purple stamp. "1952
6 7/8
Made in England"
Note - no personal markings
Last updated
7 Jul 2020 at 11:51AM