Piece of ribbon (one of two)
Object Place: France
21.8 x 6.5 cm (8 9/16 x 2 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk ribbon taffeta compound weave
Not On View
Compound weave with design in light purple silk on a ground of white taffeta. Scene with castle, willow tree and swans in a pool. Tiny loops of weft pulled out along selvedge on both sides. Spotted, holes.
Gift of Mrs. Dudley Clapp