Study for the Patch of the Army Air Force Unit (Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron) in Wiesbaden, Germany

Object Number: 
2001.30b
Date: 
c. 1946
Medium: 
Gouache, watercolor, and graphite on heavy watercolor paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 7/8 x 5 1/2 in. ( 14.9 x 14 cm )
Description: 
Army Air Forces patch design with vertical sword with red flames flanking the blade, poised on a silver star with a red center flanked by orange wings on a blue background, outlined in black; image framed with lines in graphite.
Gallery Label: 
Patch designed for the artist's unit of the Army Air Forces (Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron) in Wiesbaden, Germany, 1946.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Betty Spitz
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group