Ribbon

Object Number: 
Z.2096
Date: 
ca. 1916
Medium: 
Silk, metal, paper, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 2 3/8 in. ( 14 x 6 cm )
Marks: 
Stamp: reverse of ribbon tab: "WHITEHEAD &/HOAG CO./NEWARK, N.J." Inscription: cardboard label with manufacturer's name: "National Equipment Co.,/POLITICAL BANNERS,/TRANSPARENCIES, PORTRAITS,/AND NOVELTIES/LAPEL BUTTONS, BADGES,/FLAGS, &C./10 & 12 EAST 2
Description: 
Blue silk satin ribbon with plastic pin-back tab with ornate gilt metal frame inscribed in blue "CAPTAIN"; ribbon imprinted in gold "REPUBLICAN/COUNTY/COMMITTEE/HUGHES/AND/BRUCE"; pin-back plastic button with joined photographic portrait of Hughes and Bruce inscribed "HUGHES AND BRUCE".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Robert Markham, 1956
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group