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Self-portrait of William Hogarth with his dog Trump
, 1745. He wears a Montero cap.
Mounteere cap (also known as a Montero cap) is a type of cap formerly worn in Spain for hunting. It has a spherical crown and (frequently fur-lined) flaps able to be drawn down to protect the ears and neck.
Monteeres, montero (Spanish), a kind of huntsman’s cap.
This text comes from a footnote on a diary entry in the 1893 edition edited by Henry B. Wheatley.
Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.