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Ribbon

Thin white ribbon with single wire warps wrapped in silk thread at edges

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Ribbon wire

probably English or French, late 18th–early 19th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England or France

Dimensions

Overall: 19.1 x 0.3 cm (7 1/2 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1733d

Medium or Technique

Silk and metallic threads, plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles