1841 William Henry Harrison Memorial Silk Funeral Ribbon
1841-Dated, William Henry Harrison Portrait Memorial Silk Funeral Ribbon, with American Flags and Funeral Urn below a Heraldic American Eagle, Choice Crisp Mint New.
This superb quality 1841 Memorial Silk Funeral Ribbon reads: “Our Nation Mourns A Hero Gone. Harrison. Gen. William Henry Harrison. Born At Berkley, Virginia, Feb. 9th, 1773. Inaugurated President Of The United States, March 4th, 1841. Died April 4th, 1841. Aged 68 Years, 1 Mo., 15 Days. The Melancholy Occasion, Solemnized At New York, April 10th, 1841.” In fresh crisp, overall excellent mint condition. Elected the 9th President of the United States in 1840, Harrison died of pneumonia in April 1841, only a month after taking office! A gorgeous example, worthy of a premium for its quality, that is perfect for display.