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Ribbon

Austrian or German
late 19th century


Object Place: Austria or Germany

Dimensions

9 x 133.4 cm (3 9/16 x 52 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1986.751

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Velvet; velours au sabre technique. Warp: blue, rose, gold, black silk. Weft: green and cream-colored silk (possibly tussah). Stylized buteh designs in blue, rose, and brown velours au sabre on green, cream, black, rose, blue and brown woven ground. Condition: excellent.

Credit Line

Susan Cornelia Warren Fund