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Collection National Woman's Party Textile Collection
Catalog Number 1913.014
Object Name Banner
Title Silk tricolor banner
Date n.d.
Description Rectangular tricolor banner in vertical bands of yellow ("gold"), white, and purple ("violet") silk taffeta with cotton tape tie at center. Silk is folded over at top to form a hanging tube, interfaced with cotton muslin. At each side of hanging tube is a leather loop with a piece of cord looped through it. Each strip is french-seamed to the next and the banner is hemmed at either side. Bottom edge of strips are selvage edges.
Dimensions W-54.75 L-68 inches
Material Silk/Cotton/Leather
Subjects Banners
Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
Search Terms Banners
Suffrage--United States--1910-1920
Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
National Woman's Party
Provenance Used by the National Woman's Party during picketing, protests and demonstrations in their fight for women's suffrage, and equal rights.