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Object Name: Ribbon
Date: 1892
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Medium: Silk
Dimensions: Overall: 12 1/8 x 4 1/4 in. ( 30.8 x 10.8 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Polychrome jaquard-woven silk ribbon depicting statue of Columbus on pedestal inscribed "COLUMBUS/1492"; image of eagle with American flag and laurel branches below; scenes of Columbus' discovery, sailing ship, statue of Liberty, and Brooklyn bridge in background; crossed Spanish and American flags above, with inscription: "IN MEMORIAM/1492 - 1892"; inscription above bottom edge: "NEW YORK/1892/With Compliments of the Atlas Silk Co."
Object Number: INV.3164
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Marks: Inscription: woven in black at lower right of monument: "J.J.JORDAN"