Ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.2845
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silk, metal, cloth, silver metallic braid, silver metallic bullion
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 2 1/2 in. ( 17.8 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
United States Veteran Navy badge consisting of blue silk satin pin-back ribbon with silver metallic braid edging at top and bottom and silver metallic bullion fringe across bottom edge; image of anchor and inscription printed in silver: "FARRAGUT/SQUADRON NO. 1/UNITED STATES/VETERAN NAVY"; trade union emblem printed in silver beneath.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group