Campaign ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.4653.3
Date: 
1896
Medium: 
Silk, metal, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/4 x 2 in. ( 15.9 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: printed in gold at upper edge on back of ribbon: "WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO./BADGE MAKERS NEWARK, N.J." Stamp: reverse of button: manufacturer's circular stamp
Description: 
Blue silk ribbon inscription printed in gold "BANKERS' AND BROKERS'/REPUBLICAN/CLUB./OCTOBER 31ST/SOUND MONEY./1880. 1896.' and two crossed rippled ribbon flags; circular pin-back button depicting McKinley and Hobart suspended below.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Thomas W. Hotchkiss, Nov. 4, 1944
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group