Commemorative ribbon

Commemorative ribbon
Title
Commemorative ribbon
Date 
ca. 1836
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 3 in. ( 14 x 7.6 cm )
Description 
Cream silk satin ribbon printed in black; depicts portrait of Madison within oval medallion, encircled by laurel wreath and surmounted by eagle with banderole in his beak, inscribed "LIBERTY"; inscription: "HONOR TO THE DEAD./August 25, 1836./JAMES MADISON./EX-PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES./Born 17th March, 1750./Died 28th June, 1836."
Object Number 
INV.1722
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Creative: Tronvig Group