Second or third quarter of 19th century
Object Place: France
10.7 x 6.6 cm (4 3/16 x 2 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk ribbon, satin weave
Not On View
Pink silk, satin weave. Embossed pattern shows lobed medallions, containing a floral sprig on diapered ground, separated by clusters of grape leaves. Vines run along edges. Loops along selvedge. Soiled; two breaks. Traces of glue in corners.
By 1952, F. & G. Staack, Camden, ME; purchased from Staack by the MFA [see note 1] (Accession date: June 12, 1952)
 Accession numbers 52.614 - 52.949 were purchased together as a group for $57.50.
Samuel Putnam Avery Fund