Worn between the 1740s & 1790s these striped outdoor caps are seen on English landsmen and sailors. Unlike Monmouth caps which appear to be worn by mariners and black slaves these caps are frequently seen in pictures of common English landsmen. Most often the striped caps are found with red white and blue stripes but sometimes as just red and white stripe. Whatever style you choose you'll be worm & well documented.These are hand knit caps made of mule spun wool (mule spinning simulates hand spinning) depicted in artwork from the 1740s- 1790s.
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This product was added to our catalog on Sunday 26 July, 2020.