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Campaign ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.7212
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
Silk, metal, cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 3/4 x 2 3/8 in. ( 19.7 x 6 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: manufacturer's paper label on reverse: "MANUFACTURED BY/THE WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO.,/RIBBON BADGE MAKERS" Inscription: manufacturer's paper label on reverse: "WAVING FLAG PAT. JAN 14, 1892./SILK PIN PAT. OCT 18, 1892./Othe Patents Pending."
Description: 
Cream silk satin pin-back ribbon printed with engraved photographic portrait of Benjamin Harrison; flag woven ribbon bow above; imprinted in black: "1892/HARRISON AND REID./BANKERS/AND/BROKERS/Republican Club/Organized . 1880 ."; paper label with manufacturer's name applied to reverse of ribbon.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group