Tobacco ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.13927.1
Date: 
late 19th - early 20th century
Medium: 
Silk, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 1 3/8 in. ( 6.4 x 3.5 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: reverse of ribbon, paper label, imprinted in black: "The American Tobacco Co., Inc.,/New York."
Description: 
Polychrome jaquard-woven silk rectangle depicting flag with blue and white stripes and yellow pole with inscription in white across bottom edge: "NICARAGUA". Paper label with manufacturer's name attached at top of reverse.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group