Ribbon

Object Number: 
Z.3398
Date: 
1896
Medium: 
Silk, gilt metal, cellulosic plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 2 5/8 in. ( 13.3 x 6.7 cm )
Description: 
Blue silk Levi P. Morton presidential campaign ribbon suspended from gilt metal ornate pin-back plaque; bow in the shape of American flag sewn onto ribbon and applied circular button with photographic portrait of Morton below; text printed in gold on ribbon: "1896/FOR PRESIDENT."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group