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Ribbon

Pink ribbon, asymmetrical pattern of tripled curved motifs along scalloped edge at left and thin stripe along straight edge at right

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 (warp by weft): 14.6 x 6.4 cm (5 3/4 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1731k

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with satin warp stripe

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles