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Ribbon

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Purple ribbon (purple warp, brown weft), stripe and bar pattern through center, borders of horizontal geometric motifs within thin stripes

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

98.1728L

Medium or Technique

Cotton warp-faced plain weave, patterned with warp floats, stain warp stripes

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles