Ribbon pin

Object Number: 
INV.2251
Date: 
ca. 1883
Medium: 
Silk, metal, silver metallic bullion, gold metallic braid
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/8 x 2 3/16 in. ( 18.1 x 5.6 cm )
Description: 
Two red silk satin pin-back ribbons imprinted in gold suspended from rectangular metal bar; top short ribbon with gold metallic braid edging across bottom bears organization seal with letters "O" and "G" above and inscription: "Jan'y 18th, 1883." below; longer ribbon suspended underneath has white silk satin ribbon imprinted in gold: "HOUSE" attached diagonally above bottom edge, decorated with silver metallic bullion fringed braid edging.
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Creative: Tronvig Group