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Object Name: Tobacco ribbon
Date: late 19th - early 20th century
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Medium: Silk, paper
Dimensions: Overall: 2 1/2 x 1 3/8 in. ( 6.4 x 3.5 cm )
Place made: North America, United States, New York
Description: Polychrome jaquard-woven silk rectangle depicting flag with blue and white stripes and yellow pole with inscription in white across bottom edge: "NICARAGUA". Paper label with manufacturer's name attached at top of reverse.
Object Number: INV.13927.1
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Marks: Inscription: reverse of ribbon, paper label, imprinted in black: "The American Tobacco Co., Inc.,/New York."