June 13, 2019 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
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Blaine & Logan 1884 Campaign Bandanna

Cotton, 21.75 x 19.25 in., 1884, featuring portraits of candidates James Blaine and John Logan, with text reading, "James G. Blaine / Republican Candidate For President / John A. Logan / Republican Candidate for Vice President" and eagle above. Scrolling flag and floral designs forming a border. Marked "Martha Washington S.H. Greene & Sons" along left vertical edge. Catalogued by Collins in Threads of History, no. 548 (p. 243), where he notes that the portrait of Blaine is from a photograph by Sarony, NY and Logan portrait derived from photograph by Bogardus and engraved by J.C. Buttre. Archivally framed to 25.75 x 23.75 in.

Condition:

Diagonal staining/discoloration at center through portraits.

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$250
06/13/2019

 

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