Ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.7301
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
Textile, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 1 3/4 in. ( 6.4 x 4.4 cm )
Description: 
Gold metalic bar in shape of eagle; Harrison Reid and Protection American Tin Reciprocity; blue silk ribbon stamped in gold; suspended white metal top hat charm inscribed: "AMERICAN/TIN"
Gallery Label: 
Benjamin Harrison (1833-1901) served as the twenty-sixth president of the United States along with his vice president Levi P. Morton (1824-1920). Harrison ran again in 1892 with Whitelaw Reid (1837-1912) as his running mate but was defeated by Grover Cleveland.
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Creative: Tronvig Group