Date1941 – 1945
The top to a U.S. Navy dress jumper from World War II. Made of navy blue wool. Welted front pocket at right front has a yoke across chest and a patch with a gold eagle emblem. Three rows of twill tape around collar and cuffs. Two anchor buttons at each cuff. Whate tape around left armhole; patch on right arm with letter "M." Squared sailor collar falls at back with two white stars embroidered on surface. Double stitched throughout.
Credit LineGift of the Estate of Penelope Chase Bryan
Related People & OrganizationsBryan, Penelope Chase (associated)