Ribbon

Cap ribbon

probably English or French
1830s


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

Dimensions

Overall: 13.7 x 6.4 cm (5 3/8 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1729b

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with satin stripes and discontinuous (clipped) supplementary patterning warp

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Beige sheer ribbon with opaque brown sprig pattern through center, brown and white striped borders

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone