Philadelphia Stars 1940 Vintage Ballcap
Description: Authentic reproduction of the original 1940 Philadelphia Stars ballcap. Hand-sewn from genuine wool baseball cloth. This cap is built to last a lifetime.
- Made in the USA
- Genuine navy wool broadcloth, red felt "P"
- Soft visor with green satin under visor
- Vintage hair cloth backed buckram crown
- Satin taping with cotton sweatband
- Item #: PHL40C
League: Negro National League
History: New research has uncovered this gorgeous cap from Philadelphia’s top Negro league team. The Stars were founded by former Hilldale owner Ed Bolden, and the team was co-owned by Eddie Gottlieb, who also owned the basketball Sphas and Warriors. Among the many great players who donned a Stars uniform were Biz Mackey, Chet Brewer, and Turkey Stearnes. The Stars played at Penmar Park in West Philadelphia.
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My New Favorite
Something about that perfect fitted cap. This is it. Absolutely love it!
A Home Run with my super baseball fan, my son
My son loves these caps. Especially happy I found one close to the Phillies logo We love how you stuck with the period 1940s hat is differedpnt them his 1920s. It’s Wesome piece of baseball history. We would love to see MLB caps. We’d buy all the teams!