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Ribbon

Object Number: 
Z.3424
Date: 
1878
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 3/8 x 2 1/8 in. ( 26.4 x 5.4 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: reverse of ribbon, across upper edge: "B.B.TILT & SON, PATERSON, N.J., U.S.A."
Description: 
Polychrome jacquard-woven silk ribbon (bookmark) with image of Statue of Liberty with crossed American and French flags in front; inscription in blue, red, and brown: "La France/a/L'Amerique/La Liberte/ECLAIRANT LE MONDE./Souvenir/de/L'Exposition Universelle/de/PARIS./1878."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group