Ribbon belt

American
19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 78.5 x 1 cm (2 9/16 x 30 7/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.3197

Medium or Technique

Silk; Ribbon, brocade

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dark brown silk back ground with self figure of angular serpentine, flowering vine in interspaces brocaded with silver metal thread and red and green silk, buckle of carved ebony in two parts with anchor design.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Eben Belknap Moulton