Ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.4365.7
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 2 5/8 in. ( 17.8 x 6.7 cm )
Description: 
Dark purple silk satin ribbon printed in silver and red; depicts standing armored knight with shield bearing Maltese cross; inscribed banderole below: "BE THOU FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH"; inscription: "IN HOC SIGNO VINCES/57 K.T./ST. ELMO/COMMANDERY/BROOKLYN N.Y."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group