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Ribbon

probably English or French, used in America
early 19th century


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

Dimensions

3 x 6.8 cm (1 3/16 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.59a

Medium or Technique

Silk satin

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Black satin ribbon, narrow plain weave borders with picot edging

Provenance

Worn by the family of Charles Greeley Loring (1794-1868, donor's father); Mrs. Asa Gray (Jane Lathrop Loring, 1821-1909); Gift to the MFA, April, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray