Ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.7432g
Date: 
1941-1945
Medium: 
Silk, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/2 x 2 3/4 x 1/8 in. ( 1.3 x 7 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Two striped silk bars affixed to front of rectangular metal strip with pin on back; one bar is light red with a crimson stripe down center; other has green, yellow, blue, and white stripes.
Gallery Label: 
This ribbon was awarded to an American seaman during World War II. The red bar indicates service in the Atlantic war zone, and the other bar in the Middle Eastern zone.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frank L. Jackson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group