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Ribbon

Ribbon
Title
Ribbon
Date 
ca. 1878
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 10 3/16 x 2 1/8 in. ( 25.9 x 5.4 cm )
Description 
Polychrome jaquard-woven silk ribbon with Statue of Liberty on pedestal with crossed American and French flags in front; inscription: "La France/A/L'Amerique/La Liberte/ECLAIRANT LE MONDE./Souvenir/de/L'Exposition Universelle/de/PARIS/1878."
Object Number 
INV.4651.3
Marks 
Inscription: reverse of ribbon, upper edge, woven in dark blue: "B.B.TILT & SON, PATERSON, N. J., U. S. A." Inscription: at lower right of pedestal, woven in brown: "BARTHOLDI"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group