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Ribbon Fragment

Description

Long, rectangular strip comprised of 3 sections of gold-yellow ribbon woven with dotted and striped mid-section, flanked by borders of patterned stripes or banding. One band has rectangles set on the diagonal, the other side has a zigzag, rectangle pattern in a continuous line.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1800
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
silk (textile)
weaving
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
cloth
CLOTH, FRAGMENT
fragments
Silk
silk (textile)
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
60 x 2.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1429
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2939

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