Ribbon pin

Object Number: 
INV.4795
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
silk, metal, gold metallic braid, gold metallic bullion
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 2 3/8 in. ( 14 x 6 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: reverse of ribbon, imprinted in purple ink: "From R.H. Redford/28 John St., N. Y."
Description: 
Red, white, and blue striped silk satin pin-back ribbon with gold metallic braid edging across top and inscription imprinted in gold: "SAINT NICHOLAS/Society/COLUMBIAN/CELEBRATION/Naval parade,/1492 -- 1892/COMMITTEE"; gold metallic bullion fringed braid edging across bottom.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group