Bandanna promoting Grover Cleveland for president and Allen Thurman for vice president, 1888. Printed cotton muslin. S.H. Greene & Sons. Unlisted in Collins. In a central red field, portraits of Cleveland and Thurman in conjoined oval frames with names, flag and the legend, DEMOCRATIC, on a small banner above, CANDIDATES, on a small banner and flag, below. Ornate decorative border with eagles perched on shields at each corner, all enclosed by a red field.
Distinctive turkey red jugate bandanna, one of the more elaborate designs we have encountered. Bright, clean example.