Ribbons

Object Number: 
INV.7498a-c
Date: 
1941-1946
Medium: 
Silk, metal
Dimensions: 
largest: 1/2 x 4 1/8 x 1/8 in. ( 1.3 x 10.5 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Each ribbon consists of striped silk bars glued to front of rectangular metal strip; one has three bars with two bronze stars; aonther has two bars, and other has one bar.
Gallery Label: 
These ribbons were awarded to American servicemen during World War II. The ribbon with the bronze stars was awarded to a Navy serviceman; the two stars commemorate his involvement in two battles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frank L. Jackson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group