Uniform - Cap (Dress Service)

Burberry, Manufacturer


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Maker and Role
Burberry, Manufacturer
Description
Dress Service cap or Officer's cap. Grey/blue wool serge flat top cap with front peak. The peak has a fabric top and a plastic underside. There is a patent leather black strap sited over the top edge of the peak. There is a black fabric band around the brim of the cap. On the front of the cap, is a crown and eagle and laurel leaves. The lining is red satin. There is a brown leather headband on the inside of the brim. The label inside the head lining is cream. The maker's insignia is on the label. The wording on the label is: BURBERRYS (maker) / MANDENO (handwritten). There is a clear plastic protective lining inside the top of the cap. The underside of the peak of the cap is covered with a green laminated plastic.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Textile/Wool
Processed Material/Textile/Satin
Processed Material/Leather
Signature/Marks and Type
BURBERRYS Maker's Mark
MANDENO Hand-written
Accession No
2004.144
Credit Line
Burberry. Uniform - Cap (Dress Service), 2004.144. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
Maker
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