Music Committee Ribbon of the City of Boston for Independence Day

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

GUSN

GUSN-36014

Description

Dark purple ribbon with a gold printed medal and lettering. One pink rosette on the top (with a silver wire button in the middle) and silver wire fringes on the bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ribbon (material)
ribbon (material)
wire
Commemorative
Ribbon, Commemorative
Ribbon, Commemorative

Inscription

Printed in gold lettering on the front side of the ribbon, "City of Boston/Music/July 4, 1884/Committee". Printed around the gold medal, "Sicut patribus sit deus nobis. Civitatis regimine donate A.D. 1822". Printed in the middle of the medal, "Bostonia condita A.D. 1630". (Weaving, sewing)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

10 5/16 x 2 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Caroline A. Leighton

Accession Number

1933.1215