United States Frigate Constitution

Object Number: 
1953.40
Date: 
1940-1950
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 31 1/2 x 33 in. ( 80 x 83.8 cm )
Marks: 
printed: below image: "United States Frigate Constitution"
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.
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Edgar C. Hyman Co., Inc.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group