Ribbon

Ribbon
Title
Ribbon
Date 
1849
Medium 
Silk, cloth, gauze, metallic sequins, metallic bullion
Dimensions 
Overall: 10 1/4 x 3 5/8 in. ( 26 x 9.2 cm )
Description 
Funeral badge comprised of white and black silk satin rosette with floral decoration of silver metallic sequins and bullion covered with black gauze at center; two black silk satin ribbons suspended below with inscriptions printed in gold, with image of eagle and seal of New York: "FUNERAL/SOLEMNITIES/IN HONOR OF THE/Gallant and Lamented/MAJ. GEN. WORTH,/COL. DUNCAN/AND/MAJOR GATES,/Late of the U. S. Army/NOV. 15, 1849.//COMMITTEE OF ARRANGEMENTS/Alexander H. Schultz,/Chandler L. Ingersoll,/James M. Bard,/James Kelly,/Aldermen/Jonas F. concklin,/Charles Crane,/A. A. Denman,/Edwin D. Morgan,/Assistant Aldermen."
Object Number 
INV.3163
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Creative: Tronvig Group