Piece of ribbon

French
19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

14.5 x 9.8 cm (5 11/16 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.2308

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, machine embroidered embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Piece of ribbon composed of center of greenish-yellow organdy; border of light yellowish-green ribbed silk ribbon with design of scrolling small-scale flowers and leaves embroidered with polychrome silks covering most of organdy and extending across ribbon borders on each side.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry