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Pink ribbon with large pairs of green and brown leaves in a reserve with thin brown edge; green honeycomb pattern with brown dot and cross motifs; narrow brown stripe along 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, 1830s

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England or France

Dimensions

16.2 x 6.9 cm (6 3/8 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1728j

Medium or Technique

Silk satin damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles