Convention ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.5171
Date: 
1916
Medium: 
Silk, plastic, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 2 5/16 in. ( 14.6 x 5.9 cm )
Description: 
Elaborate badge consisting of rectangular plastic pin-back bar in ornate gilt metal frame inscribed in black: "NEW YORK"; with suspended blue silk ribbon bearing insciption printed in gold: "REPUBLICAN/NATIONAL/CONVENTION/CHICAGO/JUNE 7, 1916"; cicrular plastic and metal button depicting New York State seal attached at center of ribbon by two metal staples.
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Creative: Tronvig Group