Scarf:

Object Number: 
1955.14
Date: 
1936
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 19 1/2 x 19 in. ( 49.5 x 48.3 cm )
Marks: 
printed: center: "Farewell/ At long last I am able to say a few words of my own. I have never/ wanted to withhold anything but until now it has not been constitutionally/ possible for me to speak./ A few hours ago I discharged my last duty as King and Emp
Description: 
Silk printed kerchief with the "Farewell Address" of King Edward VIII in the center, printed in blue ink on a white ground; red border.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Edward Puttedge
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group