Society of the Colonial Wars in New York Hudson-Fulton Celebration Ribbons

Object Number: 
INV.2861
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/8 x 2 1/2 in. ( 13 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Red silk ribbons with gold trim at top and white stripes at sides; printed in gold "THE/ SOCIETY OF/ COLONIAL WARS/ IN THE STATE OF NEW YORK/ HUDSON-FULTON/ CELEBRATION" (one ribbon also printed with date "1909" at bottom); center seal printed in gold with "SOCIETY OF COLONIAL WARS IN THE STATE OF NEW YORK/ 1607-1775" around edge. Fringed at bottom edge.
Gallery Label: 
These ribbons were made to commemorate the Hudson-Fulton Celebration in New York City. The Celebration occured over a two week period, September 25 to October 9, 1909.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group