Flag mounted in frame:Amer.Flag Motif w/animal images,slogan
Overall: 18 1/4 x 28 1/4 in. ( 46.4 x 71.8 cm )
printed: on stripes: "HARRY/ CLAY" printed: in canton: "HOW ARE YOU MAT./ MY SUFFERING IS/ INTOLERABLE."
Block printed silk flag campaign kerchief of Henry Clay with a vignette with a racoon flaying another animal and stars in the canton; printed in red, blue and black on a white ground.
This kerchief was made for the presidential campaign of Henry Clay in 1844 or 1848.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.