Ribbon

Probably French or English
about 1800–20


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

Dimensions

Overall: 25.4 x 6.7 cm (10 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1724s

Medium or Technique

Silk satin damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Sheer, dark blue ribbon with two lobes cut into one end, opaque band through center with floral sprigs, thin opaque striped borders (red spotted discoloration throughout)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone