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Ribbon

Probably French or English
about 1800–20


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

Dimensions

Overall: 14.6 x 14.6 cm (5 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1724h

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave patterned with weft floats, supplementary clipped patterning warp floats, satin warp stripes, paired wefts with interlocking wefts along edges

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Sheer pink ribbon with pattern of dot motifs and ribbed borders with narrow picot edging.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone