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Shoulder patch

Object Number: 
INV.7465aaaa
Date: 
1940-1965
Medium: 
Wool, cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 3 1/8 x 1/8 in. ( 5.1 x 7.9 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Half-circle felt patch; embroidered with five white cotton lightning bolts against red backround in center; edged with white.
Gallery Label: 
This patch was worn by a U.S. Army electrician.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Henry O. Havemeyer, 1966
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group