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Ribbon

Probably French or English
about 1800–20


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

Dimensions

Overall: 17.8 x 4.1 cm (7 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1724p

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White ribbon with symmetrical pattern of opaque and sheer stripes (sheer stripes made from long weft floats with no warps)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone