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Ribbon

White ribbon, blossom motifs through center with thin ribs and moiré stripes, block pattern borders, 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 4.1 cm (6 1/4 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1729q

Medium or Technique

Silk and cotton plain weave with satin damask stripe

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles