Sash

Object Number: 
1952.357
Date: 
1840-1847
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 6 1/2 x 100 in. ( 4.4 x 16.5 x 254 cm )
Description: 
Scarlet silk jersey sash with tassels on the ends.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession record, this sash was worn by the donors' grandfather, Abram Allen, when he served as 1st Lieutenant with the Battalion 9 of the Missouri Volunteers during the Mexican War, ca. 1847.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Misses Clara and Jacqueline Overton
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group