Ribbon

probably English or French
about 1840


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

Dimensions

Overall: 17.8 x 5.6 cm (7 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1730t

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave patterned with warp floats and satin warp stripes

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Green ribbon with gradual color shift from white on left to green on right, small bar motifs between narrow satin stripes at edges

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone