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Badge: Centennial Inauguration...City of N.Y.

Badge: Centennial Inauguration...City of N.Y.
Title
Badge: Centennial Inauguration...City of N.Y.
Date 
1889
Medium 
Silk, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 1/4 x 2 1/8 x 1/8 in. ( 15.9 x 5.4 x 0.3 cm )
Description 
Red/white/blue silk ribbon with rectangular brass pin at top; printed in gold ink with : "CENTENNIAL/1779 1889/City of New York/INAUGURATION"
Credit Line 
Gift of Chas G. Moller, 1930
Object Number 
INV.10394
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group