Cigarette silk

Title:
Cigarette silk
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Cloth
Dimensions: 
4 3/4 x 2 7/8 in.
Description: 
A small natural beige silk cloth printed with the flag of France and a staff of musical notes above the lyrics of the national anthem with purple irises. Printed "Nebo Cigarettes" at the bottom edge. One of a series of world flags and anthems. Given as collectible premiums by cigarette manufacturers.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number: 
2002.1.2691
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group