Ribbon Fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1775-1800

GUSN

GUSN-2939

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

Descriptive Terms

fragments
cloth
silk (textile)
weaving
Silk
Woven
CLOTH, FRAGMENT

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Artifact Remnant

Dimensions

60 x 2.125 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1429