Woman Suffrage Sash

Description
Sash worn by supporters of woman suffrage.
Sashes were worn for rallies, parades, and street speaking. “Votes for Women” was one of the most popular and recognizable slogans used by members of the woman’s suffrage movement.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sash
date made
ca 1910
Physical Description
black (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
silk (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 1/2 in x 19 3/4 in; 11.43 cm x 50.165 cm
ID Number
2006.0005.06
accession number
2006.0005
catalog number
2006.0005.06
subject
Women's Suffrage
See more items in
Political History: Political History, Women's History Collection; Political History, Reform Movements Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Woman Suffrage
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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