Ribbon

Gauze

probably English or French
about 1818–30


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

Dimensions

Overall: 17.1 x 6.7 cm (6 3/4 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1725j

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, satin warp stripes, clipped supplementary patterning warp

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Sheer green ribbon with opaque green and white floral sprigs through center, wave-patterned and striped borders (white on left and green on right)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone