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Ribbon

Brown ribbon, center stripe of yellow and brown dot motifs with thin brown stripes, yellow and brown leaf motif 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: 16.4 x 3.2 cm (6 7/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1729t

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with satin damask stripes

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles