Badge: Centennial Inauguration...City of N.Y.

Object Number: 
INV.10394
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Silk, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/4 x 2 1/8 x 1/8 in. ( 15.9 x 5.4 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Red/white/blue silk ribbon with rectangular brass pin at top; printed in gold ink with : "CENTENNIAL/1779 1889/City of New York/INAUGURATION"
Gallery Label: 

According to an envelope with the object, the original owner of the ribbon was John Moller, a member of the organization, who later presented it to his nephew, Charles G. Moller Jr., in April of 1917.

Credit Line: 
Gift of Chas G. Moller, 1930
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group