Ribbon

Gimp

probably English or French, used in America
19th century


Place of Manufacture: probably England or France; Place of Use: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

16.9 x 1 cm (6 5/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1728bb

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, two sets of paired silk cord wefts

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Purple gimp

Provenance

Miss Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, December, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone