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Object Number: 
INV.2116
Date: 
1895
Medium: 
Silk, brass, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 3/4 x 3 x 1/8 in. ( 19.7 x 7.6 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
printed: gold ink: "NEWTON STEAMER CO./NO. 1/GREETING/DOVER STEAMER/CO. NO. 1./OCTOBER 17TH, 1895"
Description: 
Rectangular white silk ribbon suspended from brass pin; gold metal tassels at botom; printed on front in gold ink: "NEWTON STEAMER CO./NO. 1/GREETING/DOVER STEAMER/CO. NO. 1./OCTOBER 17TH, 1895"; gold fire engine at bottom.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group