Ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.7334
Date: 
ca. 1907
Medium: 
Silk, metal, plastic, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 3/4 x 2 7/8 in. ( 17.1 x 7.3 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: top of reverse, stamped: "WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO./NEWARK, N.J." Inscription: reverse, paper label, imprinted in black: "The Whitehead & Hoag co./MAKERS OF/BADGES, BUTTONS, BANNERS, SIGNS/AND ADVERTISING NOVELTIES/NEW YORK OFFICE {Rooms 619-20-2
Description: 
Badge comprised of ornate rectangular silvered metal pin-back bar with inserted paper tag behind clear plastic protector; inscribed in blue: "SECOND PREMIUM"; red silk satin ribbon suspended below; inscription printed in silver: "NEW YORK/Poultry and Pigeon/ASSOCIATION/18TH ANNUAL/EXHIBITION/MADISON SQUARE/GARDEN/NEW YORK, 1907/NEW YORK/ORNITOLOGICAL/SOCIETY". Paper label with manufacturer's name applied to lower section of ribbon reverse.
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Creative: Tronvig Group