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Ribbon

White ribbon with ribbed stripes at edges (made from quadrupled warp threads)

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): 10.8 x 6 cm (4 1/4 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1731s

Medium or Technique

Silk satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles