Ribbon: Protection Engine Co. 5 Melrose Guest

Object Number: 
INV.10558
Date: 
1880-1920
Medium: 
Silk, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 2 1/4 x 1/8 in. ( 15.2 x 5.7 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
ribbon with gold printed lettering: "PROTECTION/ENGINE CO. NO. 5/OF/MELROSE NY/GUEST/OF/EXCELSIOR/ENGINE CO. NO. 2/OF/WAKEFIELD, NJ"
Description: 
Blue silk ribbon with gold printed lettering: "PROTECTION/ENGINE CO. NO. 5/OF/MELROSE NY/GUEST/OF/EXCELSIOR/ENGINE CO. NO. 2/OF/WAKEFIELD, NJ"; gold metal band and metal star fastened at top; fringing at bottom.
Credit Line: 
Gift of William M. Wallace, 1934
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group