Tobacco/ cigar ribbon
11 1/4 x 5/8 in.
A bright orange woven silk ribbon used as an ornamental strap for holding cigars in a cigar box printed in black with the words "Down's Winner" flanked by spiral flourishes. Probably referring to the race track Churchill Downs where the Kentucky Derby is run.
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.