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Convention ribbon with envelope

Object Number: 
INV.3050
Date: 
1840
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 2 1/2 in. ( 20.3 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Cream silk satin ribbon with printed image of eagle in glory of stars perched upon ornate shield with figure of Native American wihin; inscription imprinted in black: "MASSACHUSETTS/DELEGATION./BALTIMORE CONVENTION/1840." Cream laid paper envelope inscribed in graphite.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group