Cap; Waipa Rugby Union; 1899; 12985

Name/Title

Cap

About this object

Velvet 2-toned rugby cap from the Waipa Rugby Union.

Maker

Waipa Rugby Union

Maker Role

Producer

Date Made

1899

Place Made

New Zealand

Medium and Materials

Velvet

Measurements

540mm circumference.

Subject and Association Description

This cap belonged to Mr Geoffrey Arnold Bowden who was a resident of Te Awamutu from the age of 9yrs. Mr Bowden played rugby for Te Awamutu and Waipa in the position of halfback, and was captain for many years. He also represented Waikato in rugby on several occasions.

Object Type

Headwear

Object number

12985

Copyright Licence  

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