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Ribbon

Sheer pale yellow ribbon with large, opaque, naturalistic, white and yellow leaf motifs; narrow opaque yellow borders; picot edging

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Gauze

probably English or French, about 1818–30

Place of Manufacture

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England or France

Dimensions

Overall: 19.1 x 9.2 cm (7 1/2 x 3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1725f

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, clipped supplementary patterning warp

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles