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Advertising ribbon

Advertising ribbon
Title
Advertising ribbon
Date 
ca. 1900
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 5/16 x 1 3/4 in. ( 8.4 x 4.4 cm )
Description 
Light pink silk satin ribbon printed in black; depicts bust-length portrait of Ulysses S. Grant with his signature and dates "1869-1877" below; inscriptions: "MOGUL CIGARETTE/FACTORY No. 7. 3rdDISTRICT STATE N.Y."
Object Number 
INV.2859.4
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group