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Object Number 1986.021.0004 a-f
Object Name Ensemble
Creator Mainbocher
Creator (when more than 1) Bocher, Main Rousseau, 1891-1976
Date 1940-1949
Culture American
Description WAVE blouse, hat, bag, tie. Blouse: white cotton, short sleeves, open collar, fitted. Hat: navy wool twill, sectioned crown, topstitched brim, black ribbon band stenciled "US NAVY" in gold letters. Bag: navy leather envelope, self strap. Tie: two triangles of navy blue with button holes at top.
Material Cotton/Wool twill/Leather
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Lexicon sub-category Clothing -- Outerwear
Credit line gift of Ethel Margaret Wilson
Label Part of WAVE uniform worn by Ethel M. Wilson, WAVE, Serial No. 704 70 39. Original design by Mainboucher.