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Ribbon

Taffeta ribbon

probably English or French
late 18th–early 19th century


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

Dimensions

Overall: 15.9 x 2.9 cm (6 1/4 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1733n

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, satin warp stripe

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Black ribbon with narrow, bright purple borders

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone