Silk taffeta ribbon streamer

German (Württemberg, or Bavaria)
19th century

Object Place: Germany


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk taffeta ribbon with metal closure

Not On View


Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



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


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