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Jumper

Jumper
Title
Jumper
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 )
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.
Credit Line 
Gift of H. Maxson Holloway
Object Number 
1946.42a
Marks 
stenciled: on back, beneath collar: "H.M.H." stenciled: inside, right side bottom hem: "HOLLOWAY H. M."
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.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group