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Ribbon

White sheer ribbon with two opaque stripes through center with geometric blossom motifs, border of three thin stripes, picot edging

Provenance

Miss Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, December, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Cap ribbon

probably English or French, 1830s

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England or France

Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 3.8 cm (7 7/8 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1729d

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with twill warp stripes

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles