Pilot's jumper

MMM.2016.14

About this object

This apprentice pilot jumper is thought to date from the 1960s. It is made from wool and very close fitting, designed to keep the wearer warm and dry at sea. The white over red flag on the front is the Liverpool Pilot flag.

Object specifics

  • Title
    Pilot's jumper
  • Accession no.
    MMM.2016.14
  • Type
    Jumper
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Date made
    1960s about
  • Materials
    Wool
  • Location
    Merseyside Maritime Museum, Ground Floor, Quayside Gallery
  • Measurements
    600 mm x 600 mm approx.
  • Collection
    From the World Museum collections
Object view = Social History
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