Banner

1993.088.001

Title

Banner

Identifier

1993.088.001

Date

1952

Creator

Unknown

Coverage

Norway

Source

Gift of Halvor Halvorson and the Stavanger Laget

Format

Silk
Dimensions: length, 70 inches; width, 47 inches.

Subject

Banner
Sandnes og Høyland
National Stavanger-Amt Laget

Description

The banner was used by the Høyland-Sandneslaget, a sub-lag of the National Stavanger-Amt Laget, for their annual meetings in America.

The front of the banner features a scroll and oval with a stylized forest scene that has been appliqued and embroidered. The forest scene is flanked by a woman and man in work dress. On the back side, there is an embroidered fjord and factory scene outlined with gold leaves.

 

 Dimensions: length, 70 inches; width, 47 inches.

Collection

Citation

Unknown, “Banner,” Virtual Galleries, accessed August 20, 2017, http://collections.vesterheim.org/items/show/379.