1. Curated Grouping:
  2. The 1860 Election

Lincoln and Hamlin campaign ribbon

Creator:
unknown
Location:
unknown place made
Origin Date:
1860
Materials:
cloth
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/4 in x 2 1/2 in
Item ID:
71.2009.082.0149
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Three-dimensional Objects

Description

Cream silk ribbon features two ovular portraits of Republican presidential election candidates Abraham Lincoln and Hannibal Hamlin. The portraits are rendered in shades of gray. The edges are trimmed with looped silk threads. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum