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Catalog Number 2000.11.946
Object Name Armband
Description Blue fabric armband with white embroidery. Fabric is a cotton corduroy. Armband has two metal buckles on the left side at the top and bottom corners. Buckles have square frames and a single prong. On the right side of the armband are two strips of fabric, also at the top and bottom corners, which correspond with the buckles.

Embroidered text is centered. It reads, "KDF:Dampfer/SIERRA CORDOBA/NEAPEL/F├╝hrer 10"
Source The Estate of Ralph Glendon Matheson Jr.
Provenance This armband was acquired or collected by Ralph G. Matheson Jr. It was likely worn by a tour guide on the Sierra Cordoba cruise ship that ran KdF-sponsored cruises to Naples, Italy.
Place of Origin Germany