Jumper

Object Number: 
1946.42a
Date: 
1940-1945
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 19 1/2 x 25 1/2 in. ( 5.1 x 49.5 x 64.8 cm )
Marks: 
stenciled: on back, beneath collar: "H.M.H." stenciled: inside, right side bottom hem: "HOLLOWAY H. M."
Description: 
White cotton duck Navy jumper; V-neck with sailor's collar over the shoulders; closed sleeves (no cuffs), yeoman's shoulder patch on left sleeve, with an eagle over crossed quills, 3 chevron stripes; left breast pocket.
Gallery Label: 
This jumper is part of a uniform worn by H. Maxson Holloway juring World War II, while he served as a yeoman in the U.S. Navy.
Credit Line: 
Gift of H. Maxson Holloway
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group