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Plaid Ribbons

Description

Set of three green and white plaid silk ribbons. As a 14- year old schoolgirl, Lucy Maria Tappan wore these ribbons on her hat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. middle 19th century
Inscriptions
"This ribbon was on Lucy / Maria Tappan's hat when / she was 14 at Rochester / at school." (handwritten)
Material
ribbon (material)
silk (fiber)
Object type
Adornment
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Ribbon
ribbon (material)
silk (fiber)
Dimensions
4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2002.29.27A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Katharine Richardson
GUSN
247079

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