Club badge

Club badge
Title
Club badge
Date 
ca. 1900
Medium 
Silk, gilt and silver metallic sequins, gilt metallic bullion, cardboard, metal, twill tape
Dimensions 
Overall: 12 3/4 x 3 3/8 in. ( 32.4 x 8.6 cm )
Description 
Club badge made of elaborate rosette of cutout cardboard embroidered with gilt and silver bullion and sequins, with raised central segment and a gilt metallic bullion tassel on either side, attached to two woven red and black silk satin ribbons with image of owl seated on half moon and inscription: "AMERICUS/CLUB/CAMDEN,/N.J." printed in gold and in silver, respectively; bottom edge of ribbons decorated with gilt metallic thread galloon with gilt and silver metallic bullion fringe; brown silk twill tape holding metal safety pin attached at top of rosette.
Object Number 
INV.3046
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Creative: Tronvig Group