Antique Civil War Memorial MOURNING Jewelry BLACK Ribbon Fob
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A Rare Antique Civil War Memorial Watch Chain Black Ribbon Fob known as Mourning Jewelry complete with US Army Calvary Swords and Miniature Canteen in Rose Gold Fill on a Black Grosgrain Ribbon, Perfect Working Swivel Hook Signed JMF Co, Amazing Excellent Condition circa 1880's!Measurements: Full length is 6-7/8" from hook to ribbon edge. Ribbon width is 1-1/4". Canteen fob is 1-1/2" in height by about 1" across.
This Memorial Ribbon Fob was a commemorative of the Civil War which sold at Gettysburg GAR encampment reunions in the late 1800s. It is Rare to be in this complete condition with all the original components. The grosgrain ribbon is wonderful and well preserved. It has no worn marks. The swivel hook works perfectly. It is signed J.M.F.& Co. known as the JM Fisher Co. The company was founded by John Melatiah Fisher and Charles R Harris in Attleboro, Massachusetts in 1879. Excellent antique condition! No dents or dings to anything!
The Ribbon Fob can connect to a belt or button loop or drape it at the end of your pocket watch chain. Makes a wonderful gift for Civil War Memorabilia Collectors!