Cap, Forage
Cap, Forage
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Cap, Forage

Accession number: 2019.0.762
Category: Headwear
Date: 1991
Measurements: 15.5cm H x 29.3cm Diameter
Description: Soviet Union Officer's Forage cap, possibly Internal Troops; Blueish green coloured crown; red band around cap with matching piping around upper and lower crown seam; With large silver coloured cap badge on front - oval in centre, flanked by leaves on either side with a red enameled star with a hammer and sickle in centre and white enamel filling the rest of the space around the star; Black plastic peak; Gold chain chinstrap attached either side with a gilt button; Interior: brown headband; blue cloth lining