Purdue University Pennant

Collection Type

  • Relics and souvenirs

Date

ca. 1930s-1940s

GUSN

GUSN-246936

Description

Black triangular felt pennant, with the name 'PURDUE' across the front in gold felt letters. There is a gold ribbon along the left edge of the pennant, with three black and three gold ribbons hanging from it. On the left side of the pennant, there is a picture of a man with surveying equipment.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pennants
felt (textile)
ribbon (material)
Pennant

Inscription

"Goss Goss / Art Specialty Mfg. Co. / 170 E. Lake Street / Chicago / PENNANTS, PILLOWS, SPECIALTIES / FELT AND LEATHER NOVELTIES, ART PHOTOGRAVURE REPRODUCTIONS" (printed)
"PURDUE"

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Illinois

Dimensions

14 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Nancy and Lane Goss

Accession Number

2002.19

Places

Illinois (United States)
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)