Ribbon

Cap ribbon

probably English or French
1830s


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

Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 3.8 cm (7 7/8 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1729d

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with twill warp stripes

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White sheer ribbon with two opaque stripes through center with geometric blossom motifs, border of three thin stripes, picot edging

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone