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Piece of ribbon

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Piece of ribbon composed of center of greenish-yellow organdy; border of light yellowish-green ribbed silk ribbon with design of scrolling small-scale flowers and leaves embroidered with polychrome silks covering most of organdy and extending across ribbon borders on each side.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry

French, 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

14.5 x 9.8 cm (5 11/16 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.2308

Medium or Technique

Silk weaving of ribbed and organdy with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles