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Theodore Roosevelt Badge

Object Number: 
INV.2790.1
Date: 
ca. 1897
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 5/8 x 1 15/16 in. ( 21.9 x 4.9 cm )
Description: 
Woven polychrome silk ribbon depicting bust of Uncle Sam with eagle holding shield with United States of America colors and crossed cannons with cannon balls beneath; inscription above: 'UNITED WE STAND"; below image: "THREE CHEERS FOR/OUR NEXT/GOVERNOR/YOUNG TEDDY/A CHIP/OF THE OLD BLOCK."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group