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Object ID 2008.021.006
Object Name Ribbon, Prize
Collection Awards
Credit line Gift of Carolyn Gittelson
Date 1910
Made Samuel E. Wier
Description Third prize ribbon for the Great Wilmington Show; circular button with pin at back and central peach & diamond motif on front surrounded by text: "Poultry and Pet Stock Association". From the button hangs a yellow ribbon with silver text: "Third Prize / Great / Wilmington / Show / Wilmington, Del. / Jan. 4-8, 1910". Paper manufacturer's label for Samuel E. Wier, 620 N. Harrison St., Wilmington pasted on back of ribbon.
Dimensions H-5.5 W-1.5 inches
Owned Moore Family
Used Moore Family
Provenance Came from the Moore family farm in Hockessin, DE. Lyda Moore was the donor's grandmother.
Subjects Awards
Animal shows
Agricultural exhibits
Poultry
Farms
Search Terms Great Wilmington Show
Agricultural Shows
Third Prize
Poultry
Prizes
Ribbons
Awards
Moore Family
Hockessin
Farms
Twentieth Century
Material Tin; Silk
Place of Origin Wilmington, DE
Event Great Wilmington Show