Ribbon

French or Italian
18th century?


Dimensions

6.7 x 54 cm (2 5/8 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

83.219

Medium or Technique

Silk and gilt metal thread brocade ribbon

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Light green silk ground, the design, of gold thread; through the center of the ribbon runs a connected line of six-sided figures, with a disc in the middle of each one. Filling in the spaces between these are flower forms.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige