United States Frigate Constitution

United States Frigate Constitution
Title
United States Frigate Constitution
Date 
1940-1950
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 31 1/2 x 33 in. ( 80 x 83.8 cm )
Description 
Silk lithographed kerchief with an image of the United States frigate Constitution printed in blue ink on a white ground; red and blue border.
Credit Line 
Gift of Edgar C. Hyman Co., Inc.
Object Number 
1953.40
Marks 
printed: below image: "United States Frigate Constitution"
Gallery Label 
The U.S.S. frigate Constitution, better known as "Old Iron Sides," is the oldest commissioned vessel in the United States Navy. It resides today at the Charlestown naval yard in Charlestown, MA.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group