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Piece of taffeta ribbon; center, light purple striped with white; border, on each side, brown striped with white; narrow crossbars of white forming a plaid at regular intervals; white picot edges.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry

French, 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

32.8 x 8.3 cm (12 15/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2307

Medium or Technique

Silk taffeta

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles