The General Carleton Cap

This knitted cap is based on the original cap excavted from the General Carleton, an English merchant ship that sank in the Baltic Sea in 1785.
SKU: EP9526

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The bold geometric pattern and natural colors reflect the pattern of the original cap and the decorative thrum edging provides additional insulation and warmth.

Finished Size: 20 inches (50.8 cm) brim circumference, 14 inches (35.6 cm) deep, not including thrums
Yarn: Rowan Tweed Aran, 100% wool yarn, Aran weight, 105 yards (96.0 m)/50 gram (1.8 oz) ball, 2 balls of #770 Arncliffe (MC) and 1 ball each of #771 Keld (CC1) and #776 Bainbridge (CC2)
Yarn Weight:
Needles: Needles, circular, 16 inches (40.6 cm) and set of 4 or 5 double pointed, size 8 (5 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge
Notions: Markers, Tapestry needle
Gauge: 16 sts and 24 rnds = 4 inches (10.2 cm) in St st
Originally Published: PieceWork January/February 2014

Additional Info
Additional Info
SKU EP9526
Product Type Pattern Download
Author/Designer Penelope Lister Hemingway
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