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Ribbon

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Ribbon; white satin ground; repeat of hillock with building underneath tree, two pendent large-scale fruits beneath hillock, brocaded with silver metal thread, gold metal thread and green, brown, pinks and white silks, scalloped picot edge in metal thread and colored silks.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace Morison

Italian, 18th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

88 x 3.9 cm (34 5/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.1192

Medium or Technique

Silk and silver metal thread brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles