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Abraham Lincoln ribbon

Creator:
unknown
Location:
unknown place made
Origin Date:
Unknown
Materials:
cloth, metal
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/4 in x 1 in
Item ID:
71.2009.082.0566
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Textiles

Description

Abraham Lincoln ribbon features a round gold button printed with a multi-colored bust of Abraham Lincoln. The button secures with a pinback. A silk purple ribbon drapes from the button and loops around the handle of a miniature metal lantern. The glass globe of the lantern is missing. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum