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Ribbon

Sheer, light blue-green ribbon with asymmetrical pattern of opaque stripes, stripes include a single wide one, very narrow ones, and those with a dotted texture

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: 35.6 x 9.8 cm (14 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1725h

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, satin warp stripe

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles