Usher ribbon

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

GUSN

GUSN-194463

Description

Blue satin ribbon with gold embossed writing and a dove tailed end. At the top is a gold colored plate that has decorative scrollwork and a white paper with a black stamp on it. There are a few black stains that are tear drop shaped. The writing on the ribbon is fading slightly. The edge of the ribbon is fraying. On the back is a sticker label that states where the ribbon came from.

Details

Descriptive Terms

commemoratives
satin
Ribbon, Commemorative

Inscription

"UNITY / HOUSE" (Gold, faded writing)
"USHER" (On white paper)
"Boston Badge co. / 338 Washington St. / Boston, Mass. / ALLIED PRINTING / TRADES COUNCIL/ BOSTON / 26" (Black writing on aged white sticker)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 3/5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2728

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)