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Object Name: Ribbon
Date: ca. 1928
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Medium: Silk, paper
Dimensions: Overall: 4 3/4 x 2 in. ( 12.1 x 5.1 cm )
Place made: North America, United States, Washington DC
Description: Light pink silk satin ribbon printed in black; depicts emblem with inscription: "DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION"; inscription: "ALTERNATE/CONTINENTAL/CONGRESS/N.S.D.A.R./1928".
Credit Line: Handwritten on envelope: "Presented by Mr. William A. Robbins, May 20, 1937"
Object Number: INV.2791.4
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Marks: Inscription: label at ribbon reverse, printed in black: "MEYER'S SHOP/BADGE MAKERS/1331 F ST., N. W./WASHINGTON, D. C." Inscription: reverse of ribbon, lower section, stamped in purple: "COLLECTIONS OF/THE NEW YORK/HISTORICAL SOCIETY/Wm A. Robbins/May 26, 1937 [in graphite]"