Harrison & Morton 1888 American Flag Campaign Bandanna

Silk, 18 x 18.25 (sight), 1888. Diagonally oriented red, white, and blue American flag at center, promoting, "For President. / Benjamin Harrison. / For Vice President. / Levi P. Morton." Background with stars and scrolling banner, with text reading, "Protection VS. Free Trade. / Pensions For Soldiers. / Aid For Free Schools." Marked along bottom edge "Patented June 28, 1888 / A.S. Rosenthal & Co. N.Y." Catalogued by Collins in Threads of History, no. 638, p. 273. Archivally framed to 24.375 x 24.75 in.


Small areas of thread loss with minor discoloration near bottom edge of flag.

Estimate: $300 - $500
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