Souvenir ribbon

Souvenir ribbon
Title
Souvenir ribbon
Date 
1877
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 3/4 x 2 1/8 in. ( 24.8 x 5.4 cm )
Description 
Polychrome jaquard woven silk ribbon (bookmark) with floral sprays and inscription in blue, red, green, and yellow: "A Present/from the/International/Exhibition/PHILADELPHIA/1877".
Credit Line 
Gift of Thomas O. Mabbott, 1942
Object Number 
INV.2860
Marks 
Inscription: reverse of ribbon, woven in green at lower right of lower edge: image of eagle and inscription: "TRADE/MARK"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group