Cricket Cap, Mataura Cricket Club, Hugh Brown McConnell; unknown maker; 1930-193...

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

unknown maker

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'

Technique

sewn

Measurements

h 120 mm x dia 200 mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords

clothing/fashion/costume/dress

Subject and Association Keywords

sport/recreation/leisure

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated

Object Type

clothing

Object number

MT2015.22.21

Rights

All rights reserved

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