Ribbon

Cap ribbon

probably English or French
1830s


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

Dimensions

Overall: 15.9 x 4.1 cm (6 1/4 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1729q

Medium or Technique

Silk and cotton plain weave with satin damask stripe

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White ribbon, blossom motifs through center with thin ribs and moiré stripes, block pattern borders, picot edging

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone