Ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.3115
Date: 
1906
Medium: 
Silk, metal, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 5/8 x 2 in. ( 11.7 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: paper label pasted at back of ribbon: "BADGES/BUTTONS AND/ADVERTISING NOVELTIES/NATL.'EQUIPMENT CO/10-12 EAST 23D ST/NEW YORK/TELEPHONE - 2477 -" Inscription: back of badge: "WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO./NEWARK, N.J./PAT. APPL'D FOR"
Description: 
Blue silk ribbon with text imprinted in gold: "NEW YORK/COUNTY/REPUBLICAN/STATE/CONVENTION"; circular plastic badge in ornate gilt metal frame suspended by metal clasp beneath; badge had image of eagle holding arrow; inscription: "SARATOGA, N.Y./SEPT. 25, 1906."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. L.M. Stanton, March 29, 1927
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group