Ribbon

Ribbon
Title
Ribbon
Date 
ca. 1910
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 3/4 x 2 7/16 in. ( 19.7 x 6.2 cm )
Description 
Red silk satin ribbon printed in gold; depicts five-pointed star with inscription "GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC/1861 VETERAN 1866"; inscription below: "42ND/ANNUAL ENCAMPMENT/DEPT. OF THE/POTOMAC/G. A. R./FEBRUARY 1910". Paper label with manufacturer's name applied to lower section of ribbon reverse.
Object Number 
INV.4146
Marks 
Inscription: reverse of ribbon, paper label, in white: "S.N. MEYER,/MANUFACTURER./1231 PENNA. AVE., N.W.WASHINGTON, D.C."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group