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Catalog Number 2014.004.004
Description 1931 Sequoia High School cap belonging to Ruth Barrett. Cap is made of wool felt. The outside is purple and the inside is off-white in color. Top has a small off-white diamond shape with the purple center where 5 vertical seams meet. Interior is exact opposite. Cap or beanie is comprised of six triangles with points meeting at top center and flat edge on bottom above 2 1/4" rim that is stitched to form horizontal ribbing.
Object Name Beanie
Collection 3D - Clothing
Title 1931 Sequoia High School School Cap
Date 1931
Inscription Text "Ruth Barrett / Sequoia High School / Redwood City, 1931" (handwritten paper label with black ink affixed to rim--removed by Curator Dana Neitzel on 4/30/2014)
Provenance Cap belonged to Ruth Barrett when she went to Sequoia High School in Redwood City in 1931.
Dimensions H-6.5 W-7.5 D-7.5 inches
Search Terms Barrett, Ruth
Costumes
Hats
Redwood City
Schools - Redwood City - Sequoia High School
Sequoia High School
Subjects Schools
Clothing & dress
Hats
People Barrett, Ruth