Wool, other textile, leather, metal
Overall: 4 3/4 x 11 x 10 3/8 in. ( 12.1 x 27.9 x 26.4 cm )
maker's label: inside top of crown: "RIDABOCK & COMPANY / 65-67 MADISON AVE / TRADE MARK / NEW YORK" in relief: on front insignia: "EXCELSIOR"
Olive drab wool service cap with brown leather visor and chin strap; gilded metal insignia representing the New York State seal; buttons securing chin strap embossed with similar insignia.
According to the accession records, this cap was part of the uniform worn by Kenneth C. Miller as a 1st-Lieutenant in the 107th Infantry Regiment (7th Regiment), National Guard New York.
Gift of the 7th Regiment, National Guard New York, through Major Kenneth C. Miller
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.