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Ribbon

Maroon ribbon or belting, grid pattern with chain pattern borders and satin stripe outer borders

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

Belting

probably English or French, used in America, mid–1830s

Place of Use

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably France or England

Dimensions

5.5 x 6.6 cm (2 3/16 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.59o

Medium or Technique

Silk satin damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles