Ribbon

Object Number: 
1931.51
Date: 
ca. 1876
Medium: 
Silk, gold metallic braid
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 1 3/4 in. ( 10.8 x 4.4 cm )
Description: 
Blue silk satin ribbon with gold metallic braid edging across top; inscription printed in gold: "1776./New York/Produce/Exchange/1876."
Gallery Label: 

This ribbon was donated in an envelope with a short message handwritten in black and red ink that reads: "Father's Produce Ex. Badge, 1776 . 1876 / Presented by / Miss Isabelle Vache Cox / May 8, 1931 / Her Father, John V. Cox's Badge / Museum Accession # 1692."

Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Isabelle Vache Cox
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group