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Pennant

Object Number: 
INV.2554
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Felt, silk
Dimensions: 
overall: 18 x 7 1/4 in.
Marks: 
printed: at hoist: "HUDSON/ FULTON" printed: along fly: "CELEBRATION/ 1609/ 1909"
Description: 
Felt, vertically-oriented, stenciled souvenir pennant from the Hudson-Fulton Celebration; printed blue along the hoist with printed medallion portraits of Henry Hudson and Robert Fulton with "HUDSON/ FULTON" printed above and below in black ink; orange printed fly inscribed in black, " CELEBRATION/ 1609/ 1909."
Gallery Label: 
This pennant was used during the Hudson-Fulton Celebration in New York City. The Celebration occured over a two week period, September 25 to October 9, 1909.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Reiner
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group