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Ribbon

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Ribbon; a white silk background, partly in plain cloth weave with wefts showing, partly in basket weave, partly in weft floats which form scallops as a part of the design, dark red and brown serpentine simulating narrow scalloped ribbon with sprays of yellow chrysanthemums branching alternately...

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Credit Line

Gift of Horace Morison

Italian, 18th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

57.6 x 4.3 cm (22 11/16 x 1 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.1191

Medium or Technique

Silk and silver metal thread ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles