Ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.6597
Date: 
1830-1850
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 2 7/8 in. ( 17.8 x 7.3 cm )
Description: 
Cream silk satin ribbon with printed portrait of Henry Clay in oval medallion within elaborate floral surround with Clay's signature beneath; above is winged figure of Fame blowing trumpet and holding laurel wreath; banderole inscribed "CLAY & FRELINGHUYSEN" above; inscription printed in black: "9TH WARD/KENTUCKY/CLAY CLUB" in upper section of ribbon.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group