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Silk sashes with center stripe of glit-metal and green silk, side stripes of silver and salmon silk in zigzag ribbon motifs. Tassels at end.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian, 1575–1600

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

4.5 x 160 cm (1 3/4 x 63 in.)

Accession Number

43.2011b

Medium or Technique

Plaited silk (sprang) and gilt-metal with tassels

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes