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Ribbon

Pink and white ribbon with curved and scalloped edges, pattern of large pink overlapping circles each containing six white dots, ground pattern of pink floral sprigs on white

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

probably English or French, used in America, 1840s

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England or France

Dimensions

Overall: 15.2 x 6.4 cm (6 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1731d

Medium or Technique

Silk and cotton plain weave with continuous supplementary patterning silk warp

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles