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Tobacco/ cigar ribbon

Object Number: 
2002.1.2889
Date: 
1880-1920
Medium: 
Cloth
Dimensions: 
10 x 5/8 in.
Description: 
A bright orange woven silk ribbon with red borders used as an ornamental strap for holding cigars in a cigar box printed in black with the initials "Silver Bell", flanked by flourishes.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group