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Republican County Committee Watcher Ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.2310.10
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Silk, metal
Dimensions: 
overall: 12.065 x 6.0325 cm
Marks: 
Inscription: top of reverse of ribbon, imprinted in dark blue: "J.A. JOEL & CO./118 NASSAU ST. N.Y."
Description: 
Cream silk satin pin-back ribbon with image of eagle and inscription imprinted in dark blue: "REPUBLICAN/COUNTY/COMMITTEE/WATCHER."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group