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Object Name: Campaign ribbon
Date: 1901
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Medium: Silk, metal, cellulosic plastic, paper
Dimensions: Overall: 6 15/16 x 2 in. ( 17.6 x 5.1 cm )
Place made: North America, United States, Baltimore
Description: White woven silk ribbon with American flag in the shape of bow sewn-on at top; circular plastic button with thin gilt metal rim with photographic portrait of Seth Low inscribed: "FOR MAYOR/SETH LOW" attached at center; ribbon imprinted in gold: "KINGS COUNTY/REPUBLICAN/CAMPAIGN COM./FOR MAYOR/SETH LOW/. 1901 ."; metal pin attached at upper edge of ribbon. Round paper label with manufacturer's name attached at back of ribbon.
Object Number: INV.3900
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Marks: Inscription: stamped at back of pin bar: "BALTO. BADGE & NOV. CO./PAT. MAR. 9 BALTO MD" Inscription: imprinted in blue on paper label: "BALTIMORE BADGE & NOVELTY CO:/BALTIMORE, MD/DESIGNERS/AND/MANUFACTURERS/BADGES &/BUTTONS"