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Ribbon

White ribbon; on the left side, there is a gradual color shift from gray to white with thin satin stripes; on the right side, there are rows of three green, pink, and white geometric motifs

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

probably English or French, about 1840

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England or France

Dimensions

Overall: 18.1 x 5.7 cm (7 1/8 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1730f

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, satin warp stripes, supplementary warps (clipped)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles