Ribbon

Probably French or English
about 1800–20


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

Dimensions

Overall: 18.7 x 5.4 cm (7 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1724b

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with satin and satin damask warp stripes

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Sheer beige ribbon with asymmetrical pattern of pink opaque warp stripes and wider stripe with pink and white floral sprigs, thin pink borders with pink tufts along edges

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone