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Shoulder patches

Object Number: 
INV.7466gg-rr
Date: 
1918-1945
Medium: 
Wool, cotton
Dimensions: 
largest: 4 1/8 x 3 x 1/8 in. ( 10.5 x 7.6 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
sewn: gg-ii: "2" (brown rectangular patches) sewn: jj-ll: "88" (inside clover on brown rectangular patches) sewn: mm-nn: "8" sewn: oo: "7" sewn: pp: "1" sewn: qq: "3" sewn: r: "5"
Description: 
Felt patches in various shapes and colors; all embroidered with numbers.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Henry O. Havemeyer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group