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Patch

Object Number: 
INV.1286
Date: 
1930-1940
Medium: 
Wool, rayon
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 3 1/8 x 1/8 in. ( 14 x 7.9 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
stitched: inside banner: "PRO PATRIA GLORIA/ET"
Description: 
Rectangular grey wool patch, embroidered in center with rayon shield: inside shield at bottom is blue 7 inside yellow flaming bomb against grey background; at top is yellow italic lettering on left and lion at right, all against red background; below shield is blue banner edged with yellow, with yellow lettering inside.
Gallery Label: 
This patch was worn by members of the rifle team of the 7th Regiment, New York National Guard. It was worn on the left sleeve of a fatigue jacket.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the 7th Regiment, National Guard New York
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group