Mourning ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.3158
Date: 
ca. 1817
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/4 x x 13 in. ( 8.3 x 0 x 33 cm )
Description: 
Cream-colored ribbon with center circular picture of a funeral urn on a pedastal, in front of a weeping willow, printed in black ink. Above, "Sweet is the Scene Where Virtue dies" is printed, along with an image of a human eye. The pedastal reads "OBT. OCT. 6 1817/P.H.L./AET. 17 YEARS." Fringed on both ends.
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Creative: Tronvig Group