Ribbon

Object Number: 
1940.922
Date: 
late 19th - early 20th century
Medium: 
Silk, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 2 3/8 in. ( 13.3 x 6 cm )
Description: 
Military ribbon comprised of red, white, and blue striped ribbon bow with metal safety pin attached at reverse; cream silk satin ribbon printed in purple suspended below; depicts Maltese cross at center containing trefoil shamrock leaf, diamond, star, and crossed cannon and anchor; above are two crossed swords followed by two crossed cannons beneath; half-moon beneath.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Mary Margaret Bradley
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group