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Ribbon

White ribbon with leaf pattern on sheer ground with open lacy sections, open looped left edge, opaque right edge with stripes and picot edging

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Probably French or English, first quater of the 19th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England or France

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 7.3 cm (8 1/4 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.960w

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with supplementary patterning weft and satin warp stripes

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles