Object Title

Model Service Dress Cap

Model Service Dress Cap

Object Number

XVIII.933

Provenance

Purchased 20th September 2013. The seller purchased it from a crested china dealer in the 2000s.

Physical Description

Crested china model of a service cap with Machine Gun Corps badge. Cream-coloured with gold rim. Light brown strap painted round brim of cap with a yellow badge between two green sprigs. Ceramic, glaze and paint.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length (height): 32 mm (1.3 in.), width: 78 mm (3.1 in.), depth (front to back): 80 mm (3.1 in.) Weight: 0.052 kg (0.1 lb)

Inscriptions and Marks

Underside, crest for W & R STOKE ON TRENT, with a swallow crest. Beneath the crest is written CARLTON CHINA.