Scarf: state symbols

Object Number: 
1941.632
Date: 
1941
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 23 1/4 x 22 1/4 in. ( 59.1 x 56.5 cm )
Marks: 
printed: all over: "ALABAMA/ ARIZONA/ ARKANSAS/ CALIFORNIA/ COLORADO/ CONNECTICUT/ DELAWARE/ FLORIDA/ GEORGIA/ IDAHO/ ILLINIOS/ INDIANA/ IOWA/KANSAS/ KENTUCKY/ LOUISIANA/ MAINE/ MARYLAND/ MASSACHUSSETTS/..."
Description: 
Cotton printed kerchief with "State shields", each showing the state flower and industry below the state name; seven rows each with seven shields in alphabetical order (Washington D.C., included, Alaska and Hawaii had not gained statehood); printed in red, blue, and yellow, on a white ground.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Echo Scarfs
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group