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Piece of narrow gold ribbon

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Piece of narrow gold ribbon, foundation of yellow silk with extra warps of gold metal thread, embroidered with gold sequins and gold bouillion thread in stylized leaf design.

Provenance

An anonymous gift, (Mr. Robert E. Snelling)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

2 x 29.3 cm (13/16 x 11 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.2388

Medium or Technique

Silk and gilt metal ribbon embroidered with gilt metal thread and sequins

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles