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Ribbon

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Sheer green ribbon with opaque green and white stripes with lozenge motifs, picot edging

Provenance

Worn by the family of Charles Greeley Loring (1794-1868, donor's father); Mrs. Asa Gray (Jane Lathrop Loring, 1821-1909); Gift to the MFA, April, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Asa Gray

probably English or French, used in America, late 1820s

Place of Use

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably France or England

Dimensions

14 x 8 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.59s

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, twill damask warp stripes

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles