Shoulder patch

Object Number: 
INV.7462o
Date: 
1940-1950
Medium: 
Rayon
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 1/8 in. ( 6.4 x 6.4 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Circular blue rayon patch; with yellow phoenix emerging from flames in center.
Gallery Label: 
These patch was worn by a member of the Veterans Administration, on the upper left sleeve of his uniform jacket.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Henry O. Havemeyer, 1966
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group