Ribbon: volunteer firemen...Buffalo, NY August 1901

Object Number: 
INV.10543
Date: 
1901
Medium: 
Silk, metal, tin
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 5/8 x 2 3/8 x 1/4 in. ( 19.4 x 6 x 0.6 cm )
Marks: 
tin shield inscribed with "VOLUNTEER/FIREMEN/ASSN/CITY OF/NY" ribon printed with: "STATE/CONVENTION/BUFFALO, NY/AUG. 21 TO 25, 1901/PAN AMERICAN/EXPOSITION"
Description: 
Purple silk ribbon with gold metal band and American flag bowtie at top; tin shield inscribed with "VOLUNTEER/FIREMEN/ASSN/CITY OF/NY" suspended from band; ribon printed with: "STATE/CONVENTION/BUFFALO, NY/AUG. 21 TO 25, 1901/PAN AMERICAN/EXPOSITION"
Credit Line: 
Gift of William M. Wallace, 1934
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group