Set of 2 Schenectady Sunday School Celebration Ribbons

Object Number: 
INV.2854.1-.2
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Silk
Description: 
White silk satin ribbons printed in black, with scalloped edges; depict shield flanked by two females and surmounted by eagle; with banner below inscribed: "EXCELSIOR"; inscription: "SCHENECTADY/SUNDAY SCHOOL CELEBRATION./BAPTIST CHURCH./My mouth shall speak the praise/of the LORD: and let all flesh bless/his holy name for ever and ever./Psalm exlv. 21"
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Creative: Tronvig Group