Masonic Ribbon Commemorating the
of the Death of Brother
George Washington (1799 - 1899)
celluloid pin back ribbon is made of silk
with a full metal backing, and golden tassel cords. This pictures the
original "Tension Envelope" Pat. Mar. 13 1883 with tie string and
wrap washer from: "The Whitehead & Hoag Co." Advertising
Badges, Flags, Buttons, Advertising Novelties. The Celluloid Medallion Patent
date is: Nov.7th, 1897. The Ribbon is imprinted with gold: "U.S.A.
DEC.14 1799 - 1899 CENTENNIAL OF THE DEATH OF WORSHIPFUL GEORGE WASHINGTON
GRAND OFFICER" with of course the Masonic Square and Compasses. It
measures 1 3/4 inches across and is 11 1/2 inches long by 3 1/2 inches wide.