Ribbon

probably English or French, used in America
second quarter of the 19th century


Place of Manufacture: probably England or France, Easting: 0.000, Northing: 0.000; Place of Use: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

15.9 x 1.2 cm (6 1/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1728aa

Medium or Technique

Silk and cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Pink, white, and brown ribbon; check pattern with pink geometric motifs made from long weft floats; asymmetrical clusters of pink loops along edges

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone