Handkerchief

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Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Square rayon handkerchief printed in red and blue on white showing the lyrics of the Star-Spangled Banner surrounded by stars and fireworks. Printed along border: Blue is for Loyalty, Justice and Truth/ White is for Purity / Red is for Courage and Zeal.
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Simeon Braguin
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
1941
Accession Number
1981-11-45
made in
USA
Medium
Medium: rayon Technique: printed on plain weave
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Type
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Handkerchief