Sewn silk quilt with 3 Jefferson Davis re-interment memorial ribbons dated May 31, 1893 in Richmond, VA sewn into the fabric. The three ribbons include: a black ribbon with silver lettering and flanked Confederate and American flags; a white portrait ribbon with three rebel flags; and a white portrait ribbon with red lettering for the July laying of the cornerstone. Measures 29 x 16.5 in. (sight) and 34.5 x 21.25 in. with frame.
All the ribbons are in good condition there is some bleeding of ink on the silk near the portrait ribbons but not on the ribbons themselves. They are sewn into the fabric and have not been observed outside the frame.
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