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Shoulder patches

Object Number: 
INV.7462uu-vv
Date: 
1940-1950
Medium: 
Rayon
Dimensions: 
largest: 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 1/8 in. ( 6.4 x 6.4 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Blue rayon patches; one is circular with a white star above an orange eagle at bottom; other is square with a white star above a winged tiger.
Gallery Label: 
These patches were worn by members of U.S. Air Force units.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Henry O. Havemeyer, 1966
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group