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Campaign ribbon

Campaign ribbon
Title
Campaign ribbon
Date 
1888
Medium 
Silk, gold metallic braid, gold metallic bullion, paper, cardboard
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 3/4 x 2 1/8 in. ( 17.1 x 5.4 cm )
Description 
Light blue satin pin-back ribbon with gold metallic trim above and metallic bouillon fringe bellow; printed in gold is image of eagle atop paper flag applied to center of ribbon, holding scroll in its beak with vertical inscriptions: "HARRISON/MORTON"; inscription printed in gold: "WHOLESALE/DRUG, CHEMICAL/AND/PAINT TRADE/CAMPAIGN/CLUB."
Object Number 
INV.2429
Marks 
Inscription: cardboard label at upper edge of ribbon reverse, imrpinted in red: "R. SNEIDER, 96-98 FULTON ST., N. Y."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group