Commemorative ribbon

Title:
Commemorative ribbon
Date: 
1948
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/16 x 3 5/8 in. ( 23 x 9.2 cm )
Description: 
Polychrome jaquard-woven silk ribbon depicting portrait of Admiral Dewey within oval medallion with laurel wreath and American flag beneath; below is American warship at sea; inscription above: "IN HONOR/of/ADMIRAL DEWEY."
Object Number: 
INV.2969
Gallery Label: 
Harry S. Truman, Vice-President under President Franklin D. Roosevelt, was voted President in 1944 and stayed in office until 1953.
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Creative: Tronvig Group