Ribbon

Gauze

probably English or French
about 1818–30


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

Dimensions

Overall: 19.1 x 9.2 cm (7 1/2 x 3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1725f

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, clipped supplementary patterning warp

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Sheer pale yellow ribbon with large, opaque, naturalistic, white and yellow leaf motifs; narrow opaque yellow borders; picot edging

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone