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"Lincoln"

"Lincoln"
Title
"Lincoln"
Date 
1865
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 2 1/8 in. ( 14 x 5.4 cm )
Description 
Black and white jaquard-woven silk satin ribbon depicting bust-length portrait of Lincoln within central oval medallion surrounded by laurel and oak wreath; inscription below, in Gothic script: "Lincoln".
Object Number 
INV.2896.2
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group