Overall: 7 x 2 3/4 in. ( 17.8 x 7 cm )
White silk copper engraved ribbon with central image of George Washington surrounded by neo-classical floral motif frame surmounted by curling acanthus leaves; printed beneath portrait bust "In Commemoration of laying/ the CORNER STONE of the/ WASHINGTON MONUMENT./ Oct.r. 19th 1847."
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