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Badge ribbon

Object Number: 
1940.883
Date: 
1905
Medium: 
Silk, metal, paper,
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/4 x 2 3/8 x 1/4 in. ( 23.5 x 6 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
White silk ribbon with gemstone pinned at top and gold metal fringing at bottom; medallion suspended by chain from pin at top of ribbon; center of medallion i s coated paper painted with blue fire engine, in ornate brass frame; pin has paper painted in blue with: "COMMITTEE" in brass frame; ribbon printed in gold ink with: "PORT RICHMOND/ENGINE CO. 3/SEPT. 30, 1905"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group