Convention ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.10400
Date: 
1904
Medium: 
Silk, gilt metal, gilt metallic thread galloon, gilt metallic bullion, cardboard
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 2 7/8 in. ( 27.9 x 7.3 cm )
Description: 
Badge for Pennsylvania representative at the 13th Republican National Convention in Chicago, June 21, 1904; consists of ornate rectangular blue silk pin-back badge tab in gilt metal frame imprinted in gold: "PENNSYLVANIA"; suspended beneath is blue woven silk ribbon with inscription printed in gold: "13TH/REPUBLICAN/NATIONAL/CONVENTION/CHICAGO/JUNE 21, 1904"; ribbon salvages as well as bottom edge decorated with gilt metallic thread galloon; gilt metallic bullion fringe at bottom. Piece of cardboard attached to bottom of ribbon at back for reinforcement.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group