Object Detail


Object Name
cap
Description
A British Olympic Rowing Team cap worn by Richard Beesly at the Amsterdam Olympic Games in 1928.

Made by James Shodbred & Co. Ltd of London.

A navy blue eight-pannelled felt cap with embroidery- "Olympic Games" and "1928" in white and the Union Jack flag on a flag pole in red, white and blue. Manufacturer's label with handwritten name "R Beesly".
Accession No
1996.17.7
Collection
Rowing
Associated Person
Associated Date
1928
Associated Period
20th century
Associated Event
Olympic Games Amsterdam, 1928
Date
1928

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