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Ribbon

Light blue sheer ribbon with three opaque stripes through center, borders of dot and line motifs, curved 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: 15.9 x 5.7 cm (6 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1729f

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with satin warp stripes and interlocking wefts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles