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Advertising ribbon

Advertising ribbon
Title
Advertising ribbon
Date 
ca. 1900
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 3/8 x 1 11/16 in. ( 8.6 x 4.3 cm )
Description 
Light pink silk satin ribbon printed in black; depicts bust-length portrait of James Garfield with his signature and date "1881" below; inscription: "MOGUL CIGARETTE/FACTORY No. 7. 3rd DISTRICT STATE N.Y."
Object Number 
INV.1713.1
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group