Ribbon

Probably French or English
about 1800–20


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

Dimensions

Overall: 17.5 x 7 cm (6 7/8 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1724f

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with satin and twill warp stripes, interlocking wefts along edges

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Sheer, light green ribbon with curved end, pattern of diagonal lines with dot and diamond motifs through center, white borders with picot edging

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone