Scarf: sorority insignia

Object Number: 
1941.899
Date: 
ca. 1936
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 22 x 22 in. ( 55.9 x 55.9 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on inner border, reapeated on each side: "Phi Delta theta-Alpha Sigma Phi-Phi Gamma Delta"
Description: 
Silk printed kerchief with greek letters printed in the center with Alpha Sigma Phi's letters in squares with books in the inner four corners; outer border of fleur-de-lys and other sororities' letters; printed in green, orange, tan, brown, and blue on a beige ground.
Gallery Label: 
This kerchief was made for an Alpha Sigma Phi celebration.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Edmund B. Child
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group