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Skirt

Object Number: 
1946.91b
Date: 
1942-1946
Medium: 
Synthetic fabric, cotton, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 25 3/4 x 26 1/4 in. ( 2.5 x 65.4 x 66.7 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on tag, inside back of waistband: "ALICE L. JOHNSON"
Description: 
Navy blue skirt to U.S. Coast Guard uniform, made of synthetic fabric; waistband buttons on the left side, side fly has 4 buttons; skirt is slightly flared at the bottom; unlined.
Gallery Label: 
This skirt is part of a uniform worn by Alice Johnson while she served as a "Spar" with the U.S. Coast Guard during World War II. A "Spar" was a member of the women's reserve of the U.S. Coast Guard.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Alice Johnson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group