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Ribbon

White ribbon with symmetrical pattern of opaque and sheer stripes (sheer stripes made from long weft floats with no warps)

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: 17.8 x 4.1 cm (7 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1724p

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles