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Cap


A cap is a form of headgear. Caps have crowns that fit very close to the head and have no brim or only a visor. They are typically designed for warmth and, when including a visor, blocking sunlight from the eyes. They come in many shapes and sizes.

Types of caps

German M43-style field cap of the "Bundesgrenzschutz" (BGS), the German Federal Police
A propeller hat, also known as a propeller beanie.
Phrygian cap as fashion
The only known example of an original Monmouth cap, dating from the 16th century
a type of Knit cap sometimes called bobblehat or stocking cap
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