Independent Order of Mechanics Friendly Society Banner, 1873

A dark blue silk banner with red, white and blue fringes. It is covered with hand-painted society symbols and mottoes, with the Star of Hope as the centrepiece. This banner was used at the society's annual parade through the streets of Airdrie.

Museum reference:
MLC-1991-880
Date:
1872
On display:
In Storage: Museums
Associated with:
1873 · Star of Hope Lodge Independent Order of Mechanics · Airdrie


Dimensions:
height: 3000mm
width: 2500mm
Materials:
silk, wool
Inscriptions:
Star of Hope - Independent Order of Mechanics - Instituted 1873.
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