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Ribbon

Cream or off-white ribbon, moiré band at center with striped borders (satin and quadrupled warps)

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: 15.6 x 6 cm (6 1/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1731f

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with satin warp stripes

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles