Object Place: Italy
65.4 x 4.7 cm (25 3/4 x 1 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk and gilt and silver metal threads brocade
Not On View
Two pieces of a ribbon sewed together, white ribbed silk ground, edges cut in irregular scallops and finished with very narrow gold galloon with looped edges, irregularly scalloped edges follow the outlines of the central fat silver serpentine, over serpentine repeat fo floral spray alternately running left and right, part of spray brocaded with silver, part brocaded with gold, part stamped, and part painted with green.
Gift of Horace Morison