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Description

Lightweight, blue cotton [cotton based on label, but looks like may be linen?] with low v-neck three pewter-colored metal buttons down the front, two v-shaped yellow "stripes" on the right sleeve, and a large number "25" stencilied on the back in red. There is one interior pocket on the left front. Two cotton tags are stitched in rear interior under collar.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1940-1970
Inscriptions
"25" (Red painted stenciled)
"38" (Stitched in red)
"NRA / CODE / LICENSE NO. / MMH [in red ink] 720925" (Machine-printed blue and red)
"Cotton Garment Code Authority"
Material
cotton (textile)
metal
plastic (organic material)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Jacket
jackets (garments)
metal
plastic (organic material)
Accession Number
1993.164.2
Credit Line
Gift of Mary Eliza Kimball, Helen Chase Kimball-Brooke, Mrs. H. Thomas Byron, Jr.
GUSN
173515

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