Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Campaign Ribbon

Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Campaign Ribbon
Title
Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Campaign Ribbon
Date 
1868
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 1/4 x 1 11/16 in. ( 15.9 x 4.3 cm )
Description 
White silk with polychrome jacquard woven design depicting portrait of Ulysses S. Grant in uniform; eagle clutching "E Pluribus Unum" banderole in talons above; stars and stripes shield with oak and laurel wreath below. Inscribed: "General Grant/President." Woven manufacturer's name at upper and lower edge. Inscribed in pencil on reverse: "474"
Credit Line 
Gift of Mr. William R. Britton, 1934
Object Number 
INV.6706
Marks 
Inscription: upper edge, woven in black: "HORANDT & SONS MANUF: BALE" Inscription: lower edge, woven in black: "HORANDT & SONS MANUF: BALE"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group