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Ribbon

Wide white ribbon with narrow, shaped purple edges, patterned with diamond shapes with floral sprigs

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: 15.9 x 10.6 cm (6 1/4 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1724L

Medium or Technique

Silk satin damask, interlocking weft along edges

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles