Ribbon

probably English or French, used in America
mid–1830s


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

Dimensions

13.5 x 5.5 cm (5 5/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.59p

Medium or Technique

Silk satin

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White satin ribbon (some light yellow discoloration), narrow plain weave borders with picot edging

Provenance

Worn by the family of Charles Greeley Loring (1794-1868, donor's father); Mrs. Asa Gray (Jane Lathrop Loring, 1821-1909); Gift to the MFA, April, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray