Shoulder patches

Object Number: 
INV.7466ss-tt
Date: 
1940-1950
Medium: 
Wool, cotton
Dimensions: 
largest: 3 x 4 1/8 x 1/8 in. ( 7.6 x 10.5 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
sewn: "II"
Description: 
Rectangular blue felt patches; embroidered with white cotton Roman numeral flanked by lion on left, and eagle on right.
Gallery Label: 

WWII era 2nd Army Corps shoulder patches.

Credit Line: 
Bequest of Henry O. Havemeyer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group