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Ribbon

Sheer, dark blue ribbon with two lobes cut into one end, opaque band through center with floral sprigs, thin opaque striped borders (red spotted discoloration throughout)

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: 25.4 x 6.7 cm (10 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.1724s

Medium or Technique

Silk satin damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles