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Ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.3355B
Date: 
1858 or later
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 3 in. ( 20.3 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Cream silk satin ribbon with black silk rosette, printed in black and hand-painted in gold; depicts shoulder-length portrait of Putnam inside an oval medallion surrounded by ornate cartouche; inscription above: 'HONORARY MEMBER"; below inscription on scroll: "PUTNAM/Founded/Aug. 13/1858/PHALANX" beneath is banderole imprinted with motto of the organization.
Credit Line: 
Gift of W. Francklyn Paris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group