Uniform Cap [Forage Field Service]

J. Collett Limited, Manufacturer

1944
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Maker and Role
J. Collett Limited, Manufacturer
Production Date
1944
Description
Wool serge, blue/grey, field service cap or forage cap. Narrow cap which sits on the right side of the head. There is a side flap to the cap and this is held in place by a small, metal clasp. This flap can be let down to cover the ears. On the front of the cap, are 2 brass buttons which are positioned one above the other. On the left side of the cap is a small, gold crown. Below this, is a gold metal eagle in flight. These are probably made of brass. The cap is lined with a brown, cotton denim cloth. The small, rectangular, white label on the lining reads: J Collett Ltd. London 1944 Size 7 1/8.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Textile/Wool
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Processed Material/Textile/Cotton/Denim
Signature/Marks and Type
Size 7 1/8 W Z D 874
J. COLLETT LTD. / London . / 1944 / [broad arrow mark] Maker's Mark
Accession No
2004.148
Credit Line
J. Collett Limited. 1944. Uniform Cap [Forage Field Service], 2004.148. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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