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Ribbon

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Light green ribbon; ground patterned with white sprigs; purple, red, and light brown flowers with dark green stems; thin dark green and light brown striped 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

19.2 x 6.4 cm (7 9/16 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1728k

Medium or Technique

Silk satin damask, patterning pile weft

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles