Commemorative ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.2789
Date: 
1904
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 21 x 2 7/8 in. ( 53.3 x 7.3 cm )
Description: 
Jacquard woven black and white silk strip with three identical uncut ribbons depicting bust-length portrait of Theodore Roosevelt within oval medallion surrounded by laurel wreath; inscription above: "THEODORE ROOSEVELT"; below is scroll inscribed in black: "ST. LOUIS/UNIVERSAL EXPOSITION/1904"; inscription beneath scroll: "JOHNSON, COWDIN & CO./NEW YORK./PATERSON,N.J./PHOENIXVILLE, P.A."
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Creative: Tronvig Group