WAVES Uniform Jacket


1943 – 1946
2013.13.12c Collared jacket is navy blue cotton gabardine with a blue rayon lining. The jacket has four black plastic buttons (with an eagle on each) down the front. Front has two false flap pockets. There are two pockets on the interior lining. The jacket itself is a princess seam design with additional darts at the waist. (This uniform was designed by Mainbocher.)  Two dry-cleaning tags attached inside neck.  Hem stitching visible in several places along lower hem.
Dimensions: 46 cm;67 cm;;;;423;Width at shoulders.;