Shoulder patches

Object Number: 
INV.7466uu-ww
Date: 
1940-1950
Medium: 
Wool, cotton
Dimensions: 
largest: 2 7/8 x 2 7/8 x 1/8 in. ( 7.3 x 7.3 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
One blue and one brown rectangular felt patch; both embroidered with cotton pentagon; other patch is white felt in the shape of a pentagon, with five purple cotton triangles inside.
Gallery Label: 

WWII era 5th 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