About this object

  • ID:

    13049

  • Production date:

    1500-1599

  • Location:

    In Store

  • A woollen head-hugging 'beanie' shaped cap 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 further cataloguing details.  < ...Read more

  • Measurements

    L (back from centre) 245 mm; L (front from centre) 215 mm; CM584 mm; W 248 mm (brim)

  • Materials

    wool

  • Last Updated

    2019-03-27

FURTHER INFORMATION
  • NUMBER OF ITEMS

    1

  • STATUS

    permanent collection

  • COPYRIGHT HOLDER

    digital image copyright Museum of London

  • Related place

    City of London (found)

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