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Handkerchief

Object Number: 
1954.110
Date: 
1904
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/4 x 12 in. ( 28.6 x 30.5 cm )
Marks: 
printed: center: "LOUISIANA PURCHASE/ EXPOSITION/ ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI, U.S.A./ APRIL 30, TO DECEMBER 1, 1904;"
Description: 
White chiffon handkerchief printed with a medallion portrait of Theodore Roosevelt with draped flags and flowers below; this surmounts a 'plaque' inscribed, "LOUISIANA PURCHASE/ EXPOSITION/ ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI, U.S.A./ APRIL 30, TO DECEMBER 1, 1904;" U.S. seal (American bald eagle with a shield over its breast) below.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. John E. Walker
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group