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Ribbon

Ribbon with black ground and rows of brown blossom motifs alternating with brown blocks, wide brown stripe on right, black picot edge on left, brown picot edge on right

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

probably English or French, second quarter of the 19th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England or France

Dimensions

Overall: 16.5 x 7.9 cm (6 1/2 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1732r

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with satin warp stripes and supplementary discontinuous patterning weft (possibly jacquard)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles