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Ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.4365.9
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silk, gold metallic braid
Dimensions: 
overall: 5 1/2 x 2 5/8 in.
Description: 
Cream silk satin ribbon printed in black, gold, and red; depicts Knights Templar seal consisting of black and white shield with red cross bearing crown at center, surmounted by medieval plumed helmet and two crossed swords, banner with inscription beneath: "IN HOC SIGNO VINCES"; inscription printed in black: "YONKERS/COMMANDERY, No. 47.K.T./CHAIRMAN/RECEPTION/COMMITTEE"; gold metallic braid edging at top.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group