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Blouse

Object Number: 
1946.37b
Date: 
1942-1946
Medium: 
Cotton, mother of pearl
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 17 x 26 1/2 in. ( 5.1 x 43.2 x 67.3 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: in ink, by left bottom buttons: "A M S" printed: on tag, by left bottom buttons: "WOMEN'S NAVAL RESERVE / RATE"
Description: 
White starched cotton short-sleeved blouse, with double collar, 4 buttons down the front.
Gallery Label: 
This blouse is from a uniform worn by Alma M. Siefert, who served in the Navy with the Women's Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service (W.A.V.E.S.), during World War II.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Alma M. Siefert and Miss Dorothy Schroer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group