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Kerchief

Object Number: 
1944.277
Date: 
1944
Medium: 
Rayon
Dimensions: 
Overall: 24 1/4 x 22 in. ( 61.6 x 55.9 cm )
Marks: 
printed: all over: "SECRETARY/ OF/ THE NAVY/ CHIEF PETTY/ OFFICER/ ADMIRAL/ PETTY OFFICER/ 1ST CLASS/ VICE ADMIRAL/ PETTY OFFICER/ 2ND CLASS/ FLAG ADMIRAL/ PETTY OFFICER 3RD CLASS/LIEUTENANT/ J.G./ ENSIGN/ CAPTAIN/ COMMANDER/ CHIEF WARRANT/ OFFICER/ LIEUT
Description: 
Rayon printed kerchief with insignia of the U.S. Navy; armorial of the Navy center, surrounded by four naval flags and yellow stripes showing ranks of line officers; yellow border with symbols of officer ratings; printed in yellow and navy on a white ground.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Edgar C. Hyman Co.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group