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ribbon

Object Number: 
Z.3578
Medium: 
Fabric, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
4 x 1 3/4 inches
Marks: 
Handwritten on reverse of cardboard: "M.A. 2381"/Gift of Wm. M. Wallace/April 18, 1934"
Description: 
stained and faded, white and gold ribbon with text "BROOKLYN E.D. EXEMPT FIREMENT" decorative border on top and bottom and bottom middle indent resulting in two side points, stapled to blue cardboard.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group