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Shoulder patches

Object Number: 
INV.7465wwwwwww-zzzzzzz
Date: 
1940-1965
Medium: 
Wool, cotton
Dimensions: 
largest: 3 1/4 x 2 7/8 x 1/8 in. ( 8.3 x 7.3 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
sewn: wwwwwww: "KC" sewn: xxxxxxx: "T/O" sewn: yyyyyyy: "W/50" sewn: zzzzzzz: "AA"
Description: 
Shield-shaped felt patches embroidered with cotton lettering and designs; one id black with yellow missile flanked by red letters; one purple with yellow letter above number at bottom; one red with black letters; and one brown with pink letters.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Henry O. Havemeyer, 1966
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group