Ribbon

probably English or French
second quarter of the 19th century


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

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 8.3 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1732j

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ribbon that gradually shifts from darker to lighter purple, picot edge on dark side, fringe on lighter side

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone