About this object

  • ID:

    A6340

  • Production date:

    1500-1599

  • Location:

  • A woollen cap with two overlapping half-brims that have been cut and slashed, from the 16th century. It was knitted in the round in stocking stitch on 4 or 5 needles, then fulled (washed, beaten and felted) and napped (raising and trimming the pile) to produce a stiff, hardwearing fabric. Please see below for detailed cataloguing.  < ...Read more

  • Measurements

    W 197 mm (crown); CM 4957 mm; W 32 mm (brim); W 38 mm (overbrim)

  • Materials

    wool

  • Last Updated

    2017-08-07

FURTHER INFORMATION
  • NUMBER OF ITEMS

    1

  • STATUS

    permanent collection

  • CREDIT

    Seymour Lucas Collection

  • COPYRIGHT HOLDER

    digital image copyright Museum of London

  • Related place

    Islington (found)

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