c. 1918 WWI Colorful Patriotic Printed Silk Kerchief Listed as #1022 p. 401 of “Threads of History” by Collins
c. 1918 WWI, Woodrow Wilson / George Washington / LaFayette / Statue of Liberty Kerchief: “GLOIRE AUX AMERICAINS,” Souvenir of France, Choice Extremely Fine.
This colorful Patriotic Printed Silk Kerchief measures 10.75” x 11.5” in black, red, green, blue, and yellow. Listed as #1022 on p. 401 of “Threads of History” by Collins (1979). Superb quality, with just four tiny holes and very slight staining that is barely noticeable. Flag borders surround oval vignettes of President Woodrow Wilson, LaFayette, Washington and the Statue of Liberty. Imprinted in the center with “Gloire aux Americains, Souvenir de France” (“Glory to the Americans, Souvenir of France”).