Length of ribbon

French
about 1925


Dimensions

Length x width: 302.3 x 16.5 cm (119 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2010.980

Medium or Technique

Silk voided velvet with plain weave ground

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ivory colored ribbon with velvet pattern inspired by Kuba embroideries in gold and brown tones

Provenance

About 2003/2008, acquired on the English antiques market by Junna and Thomi Wroblewski, London; 2010 sold by Junna and Thomi Wroblewski to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 15, 2010)

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund