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Overall: 1 1/4 x 6 1/2 x 7 in. ( 3.2 x 16.5 x 17.8 cm )
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.
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.).
Gift of Miss Alma M. Siefert and Miss Dorothy Schroer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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