Origin of liberty cap
Examples from the Web for liberty cap
The men wear a tall, red, liberty-cap sort of a bonnet, its top-knot hanging down to the shoulder—always to the left.Castles and Chateaux of Old Navarre and the Basque Provinces|Francis Miltoun
With a bursting heart, he snatched off his liberty-cap, threw it in the air, and cried: "Vive la République!"
On the highest point in the center a fine flagstaff one hundred and twenty feet high was proudly crowned by a liberty-cap.A Backward Glance at Eighty|Charles A. Murdock
A liberty-cap, and a large well-made shield on which to lean, added to the picturesque effect.Betty's Happy Year|Carolyn Wells
But when it came to the liberty-cap, nothing would induce him to let it be placed on his head.