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Ribbon

Light blue ribbon, yellow center stripe with floral sprig pattern, sheer blue borders with narrow yellow stripes and horizontal bands, yellow tufts along edges

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 Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England or France

Dimensions

Overall: 13.3 x 7 cm (5 1/4 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1725g

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, satin damask warp stripe

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles