Ribbon pin

Object Number: 
INV.1703
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Silk, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 2 1/8 in. ( 10.8 x 5.4 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: paper label with donor's name at reverse of badge, inscribed in red ink: "Gift of Major E. Gibert/Schermerhorn/Sept. 8, 1937"
Description: 
Blue silk satin ribbon with polychrome jaquard-woven silk trim with attached metal safety pin across top; inscription printed in gold: "SONS OF THE REVOLUTION/NOV. 25th/1891."; blue silk satin bow-shaped ribbon at bottom.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Major E. Gibert Schermerhorn, 1937
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group