Ribbon

probably English or French
about 1840


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

Dimensions

Overall: 20.3 x 8.3 cm (8 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1730e

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, satin warp stripes, supplementary warps (clipped)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White ribbon; on the left side, there is a gradual color shift from gray to white with thin satin stripes; on the right side, there are rows of three green, pink, and white geometric motifs

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone