U.S.S. Constitution

U.S.S. Constitution
Title
U.S.S. Constitution
Date 
1949
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 33 1/2 x 32 1/2 in. ( 85.1 x 82.6 cm )
Description 
Silk printed kerchief with an image of the frigate U.S.S. Constitution at full sail; printed in teal, light-blue and black on a white ground; paper label attatched at lower right corner.
Credit Line 
Gift of Edgar C. Hyman Co., Inc.
Object Number 
1949.143
Marks 
printed: lower right corner: "Echo" printed: on label: "ECHO Originations/ I.M. REG. U.S. PAT. OFF."
Gallery Label 
The frigate U.S.S. Constitution, built in 1793, is the oldest commissioned battleship in the U.S. Naval fleet. It is currently docked at the Charlestown Naval Yard, Charlestown, MA.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group