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Ribbon

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Wide green ribbon with naturalistic pink and white flowers with blue stems and leaves, picot edges

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

probably English or French, used in America, about 1830

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England or France

Dimensions

23.8 x 12.2 cm (9 3/8 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1727b

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave ground patterned with warp and weft floats (jacquard)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles