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Ribbon

White ribbon with ribs through center and at edges, narrow black horizontal stripes, black borderes with block motifs, picot edging

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: 17.8 x 7 cm (7 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.1730L

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with float-patterned warp stripes

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles