Ngaaruawaahia Rugby League Cap

Maker
Cox's Hat Factory
Production date
1927
Description
Two Ngaaruawaahia Rugby League caps, 1 x 1927 and 1 x 1928, originally owned by the donor’s father Leslie Powell. Both caps are embroidered with a letter emblem: NSRL (Ngaaruawaahia, South [Auckland] Rugby League). The South Auckland Rugby League was established in 1921, including a team from Ngaaruawaahia.

1927: Green velvet with a white cotton fabric, with no manufacturer given.
1928: Blue and white velvet manufactured by "Cox's Hat Factory".
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Object detail

Production date
1927
Measurements
1927: Height - 135mm, Width - 230mm (side seam to side seam)
1928: Height - 140mm, Width - 260mm (Side seam to side seam)
Collection
Department collection type
Credit line
Gift of Lesley Lorraine Powell
Collection of Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
Accession number
2019/11/1

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