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Cricket Cap, Mataura Cricket Club, Hugh Brown McConnell; unknown maker; 1930-1939;...

Cricket Cap, Mataura Cricket Club, Hugh Brown McConnell; unknown maker; 1930-1939; MT2015.22.21
Cricket Cap, Mataura Cricket Club, Hugh Brown McConnell; unknown maker; 1930-1939; MT2015.22.21Cricket Cap, Mataura Cricket Club, Hugh Brown McConnell; unknown maker; 1930-1939; MT2015.22.21
Name/Title
Cricket Cap, Mataura Cricket Club, Hugh Brown McConnell
About this object
Cap; cricket. This cap belonged to Hugh Brown McConnell who played for the Mataura Cricket Club in the 1930s. Hugh set a District record during the 1933-1934 season taking 71 wickets and scoring 588 runs.

Hugh lived in Mataura most of his life; here is a link to his interesting life story.

Maker Role
Hat maker
Date Made
1930-1939
Place Made
New Zealand
Medium and Materials
processed material, textile, cotton

Inscription and Marks
Embroidered on front: 'MCC'
Measurements
h 120 mm x dia 200 mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords
clothing/fashion/costume/dress
sport/recreation/leisure
Credit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated
Object Type
clothing
Object number
MT2015.22.21
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