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Ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.2308.5
Date: 
ca. 1930
Medium: 
Silk, metal, plastic, paper
Dimensions: 
overall: 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in.
Description: 
Republican county committee badge consisting of gilt metal pin-back bar inscribed "CAPTAIN" and dark blue silk satin ribbon suspended below with inscription imprinted in gold "REPUBLICAN/COUNTY/COMMITTEE/HOOVER/DONOVAN/and/POUNDS"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group