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Bow

Object Number: 
1946.37c
Date: 
1942-1946
Medium: 
Polyester
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 6 1/2 x 7 in. ( 3.2 x 16.5 x 17.8 cm )
Description: 
Black faux tie, with a knot tied at the center and a piece of fabric with a buttonhole on each end run through the knot, to button beneath collar of blouse.
Gallery Label: 
This bow is from a blouse which is part of a uniform worn by Alma M. Siefert when she served in the Navy during World War II. She served with the Women Accepted for Voluteer Emergency Service (W.A.V.E.S.).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Alma M. Siefert and Miss Dorothy Schroer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group