Ribbons mounted on board

Object Number: 
INV.7478a-yyy
Date: 
1861-1946
Medium: 
Silk, brass, tin
Dimensions: 
Overall: 16 1/4 x 20 x 1/8 in. ( 41.3 x 50.8 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Silk ribbons of various colors sewn onto flat brass rectangles with tin pin on back; the ribbons are pinned to cardboard mount.
Gallery Label: 
These ribbons were worn by soldiers during service in nearly every American conflict from the Civil War until World War II.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group