Royal New Zealand Air Force blue wool peaked cap.
Cap has plain crown above a band which is overlaid with a black woven band. There are two eyelets each side in the band for ventilation. At the front is a badge with the NZAF insignia of crown and eagle and under that two feathers? Around the peak is a glossy black thin belt buttoned at each side.
Inside there is a brown leather band. Written on this is :"AL Downing 93 Gleniti Rd Timaru"
The crown inside is lined with green satin. There is a circular clear plastic patch sewn on and stamped with :"Hills Caps Ltd Uniform cap makers Wellington NZ 7 1/8 "
Downing, Alfred Leonard