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Ribbon

Ribbon
Title
Ribbon
Date 
ca. 1861
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 2 7/8 in. ( 14.6 x 7.3 cm )
Description 
Cream silk satin ribbon from civil war printed in brown, red, and blue; depicts image of eagle with stars and stripes shiled in talons and banderole in its beak inscribed: "OUR UNION/MUST AND/SHALL BE/PRESERVED"; American flag above.
Object Number 
INV.3063
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group