Ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.2791.3
Date: 
ca. 1928
Medium: 
Silk, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/8 x 2 in. ( 13 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: top of reverse, paper label: "The Whitehead & Hoag Co...." Inscription: reverse of ribbon, lower section, stamped in purple: "COLLECTIONS OF/THE NEW YORK/HISTORICAL SOCIETY/Wm A. Robbins/May 26, 1937 [in graphite]"
Description: 
Cream silk satin ribbon printed in gold; depicts seal of New York and emblem with inscription: "DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION"; inscribed above: "NEW YORK". Paper label with manufacturer's name applied to top of reverse.
Credit Line: 
Handwritten on envelope: "Presented by Mr. William A. Robbins, May 20, 1937"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group