Shoulder patch

Object Number: 
INV.7465xxxx
Date: 
1940-1965
Medium: 
Wool, rayon
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 2 5/8 x 1/8 in. ( 7.6 x 6.7 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
sewn: "20"; "DIV"
Description: 
Shield-shaped black felt patch; embroidered with white rayon skull and crossbones, flanked by number at top, and lettering at bottom.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Henry O. Havemeyer, 1966
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group