Navy blue velvet Victorian Amateur Athletic Association cap worn by Corrie Gardner, circa 1901. Badge on the front of the cap has a small star in the middle and embroidered text that reads "V.A.A.A / STANDARD". There is a rope knob in the middle of the top of the hat. Inside of hat is lined with red satin.
0 - Whole: H: 85 W: 130 D: 194mm (H: 3 3/8 W: 5 1/8 D: 7 5/8")
Corrie Gardner; 12 Mar 1879; 06 Aug 1960
Victorian Amateur Athletics Association
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Mrs Margaret H Streeton