Guelph Museums logo Collections Database

Object Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Catalog Number 1978.65.18
Object Name Ribbon, Fraternal
Title Orange Lodge Ribbon
Description Royal City L.O.L. Orange Lodge ribbon/badge. There are three ribbons attached to top pin. The ribbons are orange, purple and black. The top metallic part is gold coloured with pin on the back. On front of pin is image of King William III on a horse, between the years "1688: and "1690" - years of the English Glorious Revolution and the ascension of King William III and Queen Mary to the throne. The front ribbon is purple with a smaller orange ribbon over top with a badge in the centre. The orange ribbon has two flags on it and the badge has an illustration of a person on a horse (William III, a star and a house and the sayings "Aughrim" "Enniskillen" and Derry 1688-Boyne 1690" At the bottom of the purple ribbon is "Royal City L.O.L. No. 2521 Guelph, Ont." Hanging from the pin are two gold metallic fringe tassels and there is metallic fringe at the base of the ribbon as well. Behind the purple ribbon is a black ribbon with silver illustration and printing: "In Memoriam" / image of man on horse around which is printed: "In glorious, pious and immortal memory of King William III"/ Royal City L.O.L. No.2521 Guelph, Ont."
People Donaldson, Stockdale
Search Terms Orange Lodge
Orange Lodge - Royal City Lodge No. 2521
Dimensions L-22.6 cm