Piece of ribbon

French
mid-19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

47.3 x 10.5 cm (18 5/8 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.413

Medium or Technique

Silk taffeta brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Piece of ribbon; white silk taffeta ground with widely spaced plaid of dark brown, over the plaid brocaded with red, green, yellow, and white silks, a spray of roses, blueberries, strawberries, and cherries; picot edge.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Harold C. Chapin