Kerchief

Kerchief
Title
Kerchief
Date 
1892
Medium 
Cotton
Dimensions 
Overall: 18 3/4 x 19 1/4 in. ( 47.6 x 48.9 cm )
Description 
Cotton copper-engraved campaign kerchief with portraits of Benjamin Harrison and Whitelaw Reid in a garland with flags and banners on either side and an American bald eagle with the U.S. shield protecting a ship and a factory below; inscribe at top; printed in black in on a white ground.
Credit Line 
Purchase
Object Number 
1952.303
Marks 
printed: at top: "PROTECTION AND RECIPROCITY." printed: below portraits: "FOR PRESIDENT/ BENJAMIN HARRISON/ FOR VICE PRESIDENT/ WHITELAW REID"
Gallery Label 
This kerchief was made for the 1892 Presidential and Vice Presidential campaigns of Benjamin Harrison and Whitelaw Reid.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group