Ribbon

Object Number: 
1940.885
Date: 
1900
Medium: 
Silk, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. ( 16.5 x 5.7 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: reverse of ribbon, upper edge, imprinted in gold: "WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO./BADGE MAKERS. NEWARK, N.J." Inscription: imprinted in black on paper label: "The Whitehead & Hoag Co./Badges, Buttons, Banners/and Advertising Novelties/MAIN OFFICE & FA
Description: 
Cream silk ribbon with inscription printed in gold: "1900/NEW YORK/Produce & Maritime/EXCHANGES/SOUND MONEY/LEAGUE" and central images of crossed US and NY produce exchange flags printed in red and blue; paper label with manufacturer's name attached to reverse.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group