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Ribbon

Sheer beige ribbon with asymmetrical pattern of pink opaque warp stripes and wider stripe with pink and white floral sprigs, thin pink borders with pink tufts along edges

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Probably French or English, about 1800–20

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England or France

Dimensions

Overall: 18.7 x 5.4 cm (7 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1724b

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with satin and satin damask warp stripes

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles