Ribbon

Ribbon wire

probably English or French
late 18th–early 19th century


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

Dimensions

Overall: 24.1 x 0.5 cm (9 1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1733e

Medium or Technique

Silk and metallic thread, plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Black ribbon with single wire warps wrapped in silk thread at edges

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone