Bow

Bow
Title
Bow
Date 
1895-1901
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 x 5 3/8 in. ( 17.8 x 13.7 cm )
Description 
Black grosgrain double bow.
Credit Line 
Gift of the Estate of Chester A. Smith
Object Number 
1973.22.2
Gallery Label 
This bow was worn by Congressman Cornelius Amory Pugsley at the funeral services of William McKinley (1843-1901), held on September 17, 1901 in Washington, D.C. President McKinley was shot by an anarchist on September 6 in Buffalo, New York, and died eight days later.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group