The original cap this one is based off was recovered from the HMS Invincible that sank in 1758 and is now held in the collection of the Museum of London Docklands. This reproduction is rectangular as per the original and is made of mule spun wool (mule spinning simulates hand spinning) with stripes and a tassel on top. Colors of caps and stripes vary with various shades of natural sheep's grey. Sizes available are 18-22", please state size needed. The cap itself is 10 3/4" tall with an approximate 3" fold over top. This cap has not been fulled.
Knit in the USA of wool spun in the USA.
This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 30 November, 2021.