Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Campaign Ribbon

Object Number: 
Z.3226
Date: 
ca. 1868
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 5/8 x 1 1/16 in. ( 11.7 x 2.7 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: woven across bottom edge of ribbon: "JORDAN TSCHOPP/FABRICANT/SWITZERLAND/[illegible]".
Description: 
Silk polychrome jaquard-woven ribbon depicting portrait of General Grant within oval medallion superimposed upon image of American flag, surmounted by eagle; inscription in black above: "GENERAL GRANT/OUR/next President."
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Creative: Tronvig Group