Patch

Object Number: 
2001.31
Date: 
1946-1947
Medium: 
Metal and wool thread on wool background
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 1/2 in. ( 6.4 cm )
Marks: 
Dated: Verso: "1946"
Description: 
Army Air Forces patch design with vertical sword, red flames flanking the blade, poised on a silver star with a red center flanked by gold wings on a blue background.
Gallery Label: 
Patch designed by the artist for his unit of the Army Air Forces (Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron) in Weisbaden, Germany, 1946.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Betty Spitz
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group