Silk taffeta ribbon streamer

German (Württemberg, or Bavaria)
19th century


Object Place: Germany

Dimensions

134.5 x 5.8 cm (52 15/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.2769

Medium or Technique

Silk taffeta ribbon with metal closure

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Silk taffeta ribbon streamer with hook at one end and hem at other; plaid of rose, green, black, blue and white; picoted edges.

Provenance

Delia Spencer (Mrs. Marshall) Field (b. 1854 - d. 1937), Paris and Washington, DC; by inheritance to her niece, Catherine Spencer Eddy (Mrs. Albert J.) Beveridge (b. 1881 - d. 1970), Beverly Farms, MA; 1951, gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 13, 1951)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge in memory of Delia Spencer Field