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.
  • Type
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Date made
    1960s about
  • Materials
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Measurements
    600 mm x 600 mm approx.
  • Collection
    From the Merseyside Maritime Museum collections
Object view = Social History
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