Ribbon

Ribbon
Title
Ribbon
Date 
ca. 1928
Medium 
Silk, paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 3/4 x 2 in. ( 12.1 x 5.1 cm )
Description 
Light pink silk satin ribbon printed in black; depicts emblem with inscription: "DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION"; inscription: "ALTERNATE/CONTINENTAL/CONGRESS/N.S.D.A.R./1928".
Credit Line 
Handwritten on envelope: "Presented by Mr. William A. Robbins, May 20, 1937"
Object Number 
INV.2791.4
Marks 
Inscription: label at ribbon reverse, printed in black: "MEYER'S SHOP/BADGE MAKERS/1331 F ST., N. W./WASHINGTON, D. C." Inscription: reverse of ribbon, lower section, stamped in purple: "COLLECTIONS OF/THE NEW YORK/HISTORICAL SOCIETY/Wm A. Robbins/May 26, 1937 [in graphite]"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group