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Printed cotton

American
About 1880


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

56.5 x 79 cm (22 1/4 x 31 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.506

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Roller-printed in red, white, blue and brown. Design shows portraits of James A. Garfield (“for President”) and Chester A. Arthur (“for Vice-President”) set in laurrel wreaths, separated from one another by American flags. Inscriptions along sides: “Equality for all men,” and “Union forever.” Condition: much faded and mended.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection