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Ribbon

probably English or French
about 1840


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

Dimensions

Overall: 14.6 x 6.7 cm (5 3/4 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1730j

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, satin warp stripes, supplementary discontinuous patterning wefts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Gray ribbon; on right, there is a gradual color shift to lighter gray on edges; on left, there are purple and red bands with narrow blue and red stripes; red picot edging

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone