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Cap; Waipa Rugby Union; 1899; 12985

Cap, Waipa Rugby Union, 1899, 12985
Name/Title
Cap
About this object
Velvet 2-toned rugby cap from the 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
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