Ribbon, one of two pieces

Italian
18th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

81.6 x 4.5 cm (32 1/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

48.1194b

Medium or Technique

Silk and silver metal thread brocade ribbon

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Two pieces of ribbon; bluish-green satin ground with repeat of small blossom and fruit above large stylized pendent pomegranate; design brocaded with coral, pink, brown, and white silks, and silver metal thread, scalloped picot edges.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace Morison