Cigarette silk

Cigarette silk
Title
Cigarette silk
Date 
1890-1920
Medium 
Cloth
Dimensions 
5 3/8 x 3 3/8 in.
Description 
A small natural beige silk cloth printed with a color image of a man in a vintage football uniform with brown knickers and an orange jersey below the word "Colorado" in orange above the school crest. One in a series of college sports collectible silks. Faintly printed "Murad Cigarettes" at the edge. Given as collectible premiums by cigarette manufacturers.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.2712
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group